ARTS OutWest is one of 14 networked Regional Arts Development Organisations (RADO) across NSW.
We recently attended our annual gathering in Sydney. Hot discussion topics were how we develop partnerships, audiences, community engagement, opportunities and, of course, arts funding.
Full funding details are available on our website at artsoutwest.org.au/category/arts-opportunities/.
ARTS NSW produces a guidelines booklet for the Arts Funding Program and separate guidelines documents for various fellowships, scholarships and awards.
Create NSW has now released full guidelines for Project, Creative Koori Projects and Annual Organisation funding.
We recommend that you review these carefully before starting your application.
You can now download the full Arts and Cultural Funding Program guidelines for 2019/20. Round one of two will close on Monday, September 2.
With One Voice
CREATIVITY Australia has grants of up to $10,000 for the life-changing With One Voice programs.
To celebrate Creativity Australia's 10-year anniversary, they are offering 10 grants of up to $10,000 to start up your own With One Voice choir. Local community groups, social businesses and not-for-profits wanting to promote social inclusion, tackle loneliness, isolation, depression and disadvantage are invited to apply.
This round closes Friday, August 30.
THE Australian Government's Regional Arts Fund supports sustainable cultural development in regional and remote Australia, encouraging greater private sector support for the arts.
The objectives of the fund are to encourage, develop and increase participation in, and access to, Australia's arts and culture in regional and remote Australia.
Closes Sunday, August 25.
ARTS OutWest executive director Tracey Callinan will be running a free arts funding workshop in Orange on Friday, August 16 with a focus on the Regional Arts Fund and the new Create NSW funding model.
Included is an optional one hour face-to-face or phone follow-up consultation with Tracey at a later time and place to suit you.
This workshop is now booked out, but I wanted to let everyone know that you can contact us at Arts OutWest and we can run a second workshop if numbers allow. Phone 6338 4657.