Applying for the Regional Arts Fund

04jul12:00 pm1:00 pmApplying for the Regional Arts FundOnline webinar


(Thursday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm(GMT+10:00) View in my time


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Event Details

12pm – 1pm Thursday the 4th of July 2024

In this free webinar, Flying Arts’ RAF Program Manager, Lauren Collard, will discuss the Regional Arts Fund’s offerings and how to maximise your chances at success.

Lauren will speak to the context of the fund, what RAF aims to support and strategies for navigating competitive arts funding in 2024.

This webinar will assist applicants in:

  • Navigating Eligibility
  • Understanding Quick Response Grants and Project Grants
  • Presenting your proposed project
  • Addressing criteria effectively

What to Bring:

Please bring questions to discuss with Lauren Collard as there will be time for a Q&A at the end of the session. Flying Arts also recommends having note-taking materials on hand.

Additional Information:

This online session will be held via ClickMeeting a webinar broadcasting room. The webinar will be recorded and uploaded to Flying Arts’ YouTube after the program concludes.

To discuss specific access needs, please contact

Image: Workshop Participants at Moore Park Beach Arts Festival 2022. Successful Quick Response Grant. Image Credit: Rebel Heart Photography

Additional Information

Your Facilitator: Lauren Collard

Based in Meanjin/Brisbane, Lauren Collard is the Regional Arts Fund (RAF) Program Lead at Flying Arts Alliance. She delights in working alongside regional artists and national administrators to support sustainable cultural activities in regional communities, ultimately strengthening the social and economic fabric of the arts industry.


With a background in arts education and administration, Lauren has a keen eye for connecting people, the arts and wellbeing. She has a particular interest in how participation in the arts affects the individual’s relation to self and mental health.


After some years delivering arts programs and managing cultural events, Lauren’s experience equips her to be an advocate for Queensland artists. Lauren’s heart lies with community engagement, and she loves being one small piece in the magnificent painting that is Australia’s regional arts sector. 


Flying Arts is the administrator in Queensland of the Regional Arts Fund (RAF), an Australian Government program provided through Regional Arts Australia.