Emerging Artist Development grants enable sustained periods of research and development for independent artists in the first five years of their professional practice.
Individual artists in the first five years of their practice can apply.
Applicants must propose an area of practice that they wish to develop. Applicants are encouraged to include business skills development which assists in building sustainability in their practice.
|Round 1||Round 2||Round 3|
|Grant amount||Up to $20,000||Up to $20,000||Up to $20,000|
|Open date||1 June 2019||16 September 2019|
|Closing date||5pm, 25 February 2019||5pm, 8 July 2019||5pm, 1 November 2019|
|Notification date||24 April 2019||9 September 2019||27 January 2020|
|Funded activity commencement date||1 May 2019||16 September 2019||3 February 2020|
The handbook below details eligibility criteria, eligible costs and expenses and how to apply.
|Kate Power||'Bedroom' mentorship||$19,392|
|Visual Art, Craft and Design|
|Alice Blanch||Residency in Alice Springs at Watch this Space and four-month mentorship with Sera Waters||$17,550|
|Jonathon Kim||Two-month residency at the British School at Rome||$3,000|
For more information about this grant or support with the application process, please contact us.