Regional Arts Victoria Launch New Funding for Artists and Small Festivals

Posted 18 July 2019

Regional Arts Victoria Launch New Funding for Artists and Small Festivals

Regional Arts Fund ! Launching two new FUNDING categories to benefit festivals and artists !

SMALL FESTIVAL GRANTSĀ 

Small Festival Grants will allow small, volunteer-run festivals with an arts focus, to apply for up to $6,000 to employ a regionally based arts professional to assist in program development for the festival committee. This funding is a result of feedback from regional communities concerned about the sustainability of their festivals and the potential for volunteer burnout. The fund is a one off amount to assist festival committees establish a sustainable vision for their event.

FELLOWSHIPS

The Regional Arts Fund Fellowship program is intended to assist artists and groups to undertake a self-directed program and period of work that builds their capacity to sustain a career in regional Victoria. An amount of $20,000 will be awarded to an individual to undertake a range of activities including residency opportunities, the creation of new work, research and development, skills development and experimentation. One Fellowship per year will be awarded to artists that can demonstrate a period of practice and experience so the Fellowship may assist in extending the boundaries of their practice.

Regional Arts Victoria

DETAILS AND APPLICATION HEREĀ 

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