A number of grant and funding opportunities that are available all year round or on a rolling basis are listed below the calendared entries. Please scroll down to see them also.
Currently Open for Application
Open For Applications All Year Round
Umbrella Studio – Riverbank Studio Residency (Applications accepted any time)
Umbrella Studio is partnering with Anneke Silver to offer artists a space in regional North Queensland to create new work in the Riverbank Studio Residency. The property in Kelso, Townsville backs on to the Ross River, and is surrounded by nature. There is ample studio space to work on large artistic projects, two bedrooms, a living area, bathroom and toilet, and a fully equipped kitchen.
Arts Queensland- Queensland Arts Showcase Program (Applications accepted any time)
The Queensland Arts Showcase Program (QASP) provides funding to support individuals, organisations or collectives to deliver vibrant and accessible arts and cultural experiences for Queensland.
Arts Queensland- Playing Queensland Fund (Applications accepted any time)
The Playing Queensland Fund supports the delivery of performing and visual arts projects that are ready to tour and have demonstrated community interest and confirmed demand.
ACF – Australian Cultural Fund (Applications accepted any time)
Register or Donate with ACF (Australian Cultural Fund) ACF supports all art forms including visual and performing arts.
Ministry for the Arts – Catalyst – Australian Arts and Culture Fund (Applications accepted any time, assessed quarterly)
Catalyst will assist organisations to forge new creative and financial partnerships and stimulate innovative ways to build participation by Australians in our cultural life. It will enable access to high quality arts experiences in regional communities and international activities that achieve cultural diplomacy objectives.
Department of Veterans’ Affairs – Saluting Their Service Commemorations Grant (Applications accepted any time)
To support projects and activities which directly commemorate Australia’s servicemen and women who served in wars, conflicts and peace operations.
Arts Queensland – Arts Business Innovation Fund (ABIF) (Applications accepted any time)
The purpose of Arts Business Innovation Fund (ABIF) is to support innovation to strengthen income generating and entrepreneurial capacity in not-for-profit arts and cultural businesses.
Department of Communications and the Arts – National Cultural Heritage Account (Applications accepted any time)
The National Cultural Heritage Account helps Australian public cultural organisations buy significant objects that they could not otherwise afford. Australian cultural institutions can apply for funding. This includes museums, art galleries, libraries, archives, historic buildings, national trusts and local history museums and galleries, and Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander keeping places for sacred/secret material.
Arts Queensland – Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) (Applications accepted any time)
Arts Queensland is proud to partner with local government to support quality arts and cultural experiences across Queensland through the Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF). RADF promotes the role and value of arts, culture and heritage as key drivers of diverse and inclusive communities and strong regions. RADF invests in local arts and cultural priorities, as determined by local communities, across Queensland.