Artists in Residence supports the hosting of local, national and international artists to share skills and knowledge with local independent artists.

Artist groups and organisations can apply.

Applicants must define the target group of South Australian artists and their inclusion in proposed activities. Organisational applicants must show that benefits will extend beyond the organisation’s core program or business.

Grant amount *
Open date *
Closing date *
Notification date *
Funded activity commencement date *

* Please note our funding programs are currently under review as part of the Arts and Culture Plan South Australia 2019-2024 to ensure they support contemporary practice and are responsive to sector needs. Some grant rounds for 2020 have been scheduled with similar frequency to previous years. Other rounds and closing dates are yet to be determined. We expect to be able to provide further details from mid-May 2020.

Find out more about the Arts and Culture Plan South Australia 2019-2024.

The handbook below details eligibility criteria, eligible costs and expenses and how to apply.

Artists in Residence Handbook (PDF, 109.8 KB)

Artists in Residence Handbook (DOCX, 99.3 KB)

Previous recipients


Access2Arts THANK Residency $12,000
Performing Arts
Arts Tutti Inc Dublin to Adelaide - Creative residency with disabled playwright Rosaleen McDonagh $12,000

For more information about this grant or support with the application process, please contact us.