Council is committed to valuing and supporting our creative industry and cultural economy.
To achieve this, Council is launching a grants program. This program will support projects and initiatives that provide opportunities for creative participation, stimulate high quality, diverse creative activity and strengthen and expand the City’s cultural and creative industries.
There are four categories of funding:
- Emerging musicians
- Creative presentation
- Creative professional development
- Research and development
For more information about each category, the funding criteria and the application process, please read the funding guidelines(PDF, 657KB).
Applications open: Friday 28 February 2020
Applications close: 5pm, 31 March 2020
Applications to Selection Panel: Monday 6 April 2020
Selection Panel meets: Week commencing Monday 20 April 2020
Recommendations to Council: 4 May 2020 (Executive) – 25 May 2020 Council meeting
Funds distributed: June 2020
Project timeframe: 1 July 2020-31 June 2021