Funding and investment

Do you want to realise an artistic vision, create or present your work or develop your skills or business?

Arts Tasmania may be your key to making it happen. We offer a range of investment and development opportunities for professional artists, arts businesses and arts organisations across all artforms. We also offer programs to support small museums and collections to manage moveable cultural heritage.

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Programs and key dates

Toolkits are available for each program and are an essential part of the applications process. Download the toolkit before you apply for any program to check your eligibility, the assessment criteria and planning and budgeting templates.

Programs for individuals

Program Opens Closes Notification
Aboriginal Arts program 21 July 2014 29 August 2014 October 2014
AiR - artist in residence 1 July 2014 8 August 2014 October 2014
Artsbridge year round 1 September 2014 30 working days
Artsbridge Connect year round 1 September 2014 30 working days
Crowbar Crowdfunding Incentive Scheme apply anytime February to October 2014
Individual Artists 30 April 2014 1 August 2014 November 2014
Residencies twice yearly 1 October 2014 30 working days
The Vita Brown Bequest Bursary 30 April 2014 1 August 2014 November 2014
Low-interest loans year round any time 30 working days
146 ArtStudios 14 February 2014 26 February 2014 March 2014
146 ArtSpace 19 August 2014 3 October 2014 November 2014

Programs for organisations

Program Opens Closes Notification
Aboriginal Arts program 21 July 2014 29 August 2014 October 2014
Artsbridge Connect year round 1 September 2014 30 working days
Assistance to Organisations 14 February 2014 30 April 2014 October 2014
Crowbar Crowdfunding Incentive Scheme apply anytime February to October 2014
Invested arts organisations October 2014 February 2015 March 2015
Lynne Stacpoole Caring for Your Collection Grant 11 August 2014 13 October 2014 December 2014
Partner arts organisations October 2014 February 2015 March 2015
Roving Curators 3 March 2014 8 July 2014 November 2014
Small Museums and Collections 3 March 2014 8 July 2014 November 2014
Low-interest Loans year round any time 30 working days