Time for the summer break…back on the 8th January 2017

Hi Everyone, It’s that time when we are all focussed on holidays and the hot humid joy that is the Australian summer. Grants Information will be taking a break from Friday the 16th through to the 8th January. Fear not, the website will be updated as grants come in and there will be the usual posts flowing out onto Facebook and Twitter in January. It’s … Continue reading Time for the summer break…back on the 8th January 2017

Transurban community grants closing 20 February 2017

Transurban recognises that community organisations play an important role in the wellbeing of neighbourhoods. As part of their vision ‘to strengthen communities through transport’ and their commitment to be good neighbours,Transurban seeks to support organisations who can have a positive impact in the communities where they operate. Transurban’s community grants offer up to $3000 to support initiatives that generate social and environmental benefits for communities near … Continue reading Transurban community grants closing 20 February 2017

The Gordon Darling Foundation closing 31st December 2016

The Foundation provides funding for a range of Visual Arts projects Australia-wide. Funding may be provided for: catalogues and publications that are scholarly that provide a permanent record of an exhibition, collection or project the Foundation does not fund souvenir or promotional publications exhibition development marketing or promotional costs will not be funded professional education initiatives including individual professional development purchase or commission of artworks … Continue reading The Gordon Darling Foundation closing 31st December 2016

Holden Home Ground Advantage closing 31 March 2017

Holden has committed to helping grass roots sport. To date, they have awarded over $1 million to almost 80 clubs across Australia, with $4 million still available over the next 8 years. During both the summer and winter rounds, Holden will award a total of $250,000 in grants. Sporting clubs can request any amount up to the full $250,000, but it would have to be … Continue reading Holden Home Ground Advantage closing 31 March 2017

Queensland-Smithsonian Fellowships Program closing 27 February 2017

Queensland-Smithsonian Fellowships Program Funds fellows from Queensland’s research, education and cultural sectors to visit and complete a project at the Smithsonian Institution. What’s important Funding of up to A$25,000 (excluding GST) for 8 to 16 weeks. Eligibility criteria apply. Specific assessment criteria must be addressed. Applications close 1pm (AEST), Monday 27 February 2017. Eligibility The fellow must be nominated by applicant must be a Queensland … Continue reading Queensland-Smithsonian Fellowships Program closing 27 February 2017

2017 Anniversary Grants Program closing 31 March 2017 (NSW)

To mark its 50 year anniversary, the Law and Justice Foundation has announced an Anniversary Grants Program that aims to support one or more projects (to a total value of $150,000) that contribute to achieving our mandate and reflect the Foundation’s rigorous approach to addressing the legal needs of the community by: identifying a particular priority legal need of a specific group in NSW assessing … Continue reading 2017 Anniversary Grants Program closing 31 March 2017 (NSW)

INDIGENOUS PRODUCER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM closing 24 February 2017

Targeted industry placements to advance the skills of early-career creative Indigenous producers. The Indigenous Producer Internship Program will provide the opportunity for  participants to undertake creative producer internships with successful production companies on a full-time basis over a one-year period, or a part time basis over a two-year period, being mentored by an experienced Australian producer. The program aims to grow the number of Indigenous … Continue reading INDIGENOUS PRODUCER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM closing 24 February 2017

ABC and Screen Australia are on the hunt for more Fresh Blood to spill closing 27 January 2017

Background Started in 2013, this joint ABC and Screen Australia initiative was created to kick-start the careers of young comedy writers, directors and performers. The first season saw 25 creative teams deliver more than 70 short form sketches for iview. Those sketches racked up more than 900,000 views. After the success of the sketches, the 25 teams involved were asked to submit ideas for half-hour … Continue reading ABC and Screen Australia are on the hunt for more Fresh Blood to spill closing 27 January 2017

[BLACK SPACE]: WEB SERIES PRODUCTION closing 10 April 2017

Screen Australia’s Indigenous Department is calling on Indigenous filmmakers, online content creators and vloggers from across Australia to produce online series. The creation of online content is fast becoming the future of screen storytelling and in the same vain as successful web series, Bondi Hipsters, Broad City, Black As and The Katering Show, we are on the hunt for dynamic proposals for online series with … Continue reading [BLACK SPACE]: WEB SERIES PRODUCTION closing 10 April 2017