Australia Council for the Arts: Career Development Grants for Individuals

Deadline: 7 February 2017

The Australia Council for the Arts is seeking applications for its Career Development Grants for Individuals to provide support to further develop applicant’s skills or improve their capacity to build an enduring career in the arts.

These grants can support a broad range of activities such as skills and professional development, mentorships, showcases, residencies and other projects directly related to applicant’s career development.

Funding Information

Career Development grants are available from $5,000 to $25,000.

Activities

  • professional skills development
  • showcase opportunities
  • forum/workshop attendance
  • residencies
  • mentorships
  • arts market attendance and exploration.

Eligibility Criteria

  • If applicants are applying as an individual or group, applicants must be a practicing artist or arts worker and an Australian citizen or an Australian permanent resident.
  • Applications for funding to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Arts panel must come from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals or groups.

Peer Assessment

As part of the application process, applicants will be able to choose which peer panel applicants want to assess their application. The peer panels available are:

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Arts
  • Arts and Disability (7 February 2017 closing date only)
  • Community Arts and Cultural Development
  • Dance
  • Emerging and Experimental Arts
  • Literature
  • Multi-art form
  • Music
  • Theatre
  • Visual Arts

How to Apply

Applicants can apply via given website.

Eligible Country: Australia

For more information, please visit Career Development Grants for Individuals.

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