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

Programs for individuals

Program Opens Closes Notification
Aboriginal Arts Program 15 June 2015 17 July 2015 October 2015
AiR - Artist in Residence 9 July 2015 25 September 2015 November 2015
Artsbridge year round 1 September 2015 30 working days
Artsbridge Connect year round 1 September 2015 30 working days
Artist Investment Program 2 February 2015 16 April 2015 June 2015
Crowbar Crowdfunding Incentive Scheme 1 March 2015 30 November 2015 30 working days
Professional Development Fellowships 3 December 2014 15 February 2015 April 2015
Residencies - International dates vary

Residencies - Tasmanian twice yearly 1 September 2015 30 working days
The Arts Tasmania Claudio Alcorso International Residency twice yearly 1 September 2015 30 working days
The Vita Brown Bequest Bursary 29 May 2015 10 August 2015 September 2015
Low-interest Loans year round any time 30 working days

Programs for organisations

Program Opens Closes Notification
Aboriginal Arts Program 15 June 2015 17 July 2015 October 2015
Artsbridge Connect year round 1 September 2015 30 working days
Crowbar Crowdfunding Incentive Scheme 1 March 2015 30 November 2015 30 working days
Lynne Stacpoole Caring for Your Collection Grant 15 June 2015 1 October 2015 December 2015
Organisations Investment Program March 2015 8 June 2015 August 2015
Roving Curators 2 March 2015 6 July 2015 November 2015
Small Museums and Collections 2 March 2015 6 July 2015 November 2015
Low-interest Loans year round any time 30 working days