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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 movable cultural heritage.

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Programs and key dates

Programs for individuals

ProgramStatusOpensClosesNotification
Aboriginal Arts ProgramOpen19 June 201728 July 2017November 2017
ArtsbridgeOpenyear round1 September 201730 working days
Artsbridge ConnectOpenyear round1 September 201730 working days
Artist Investment ProgramOpen1 May 20173 July 2017October 2017
Residencies - InternationalOpendates vary  
Residencies - TasmanianOpentwice yearly1 March 2017 and
1 September 2017
Eight weeks
The Arts Tasmania Claudio Alcorso International ResidencyOpentwice yearly1 March 2017 and
1 September 2017
Eight weeks
The Vita Brown Bequest BursaryOpen1 May 20173 July 2017August 2017
Low-interest LoansOpenyear roundany time30 working days

Programs for organisations

ProgramStatusOpensClosesNotification
Aboriginal Arts ProgramClosed19 June 201721 July 2017November 2017
Artsbridge ConnectOpenyear round1 September 201730 working days
Cultural Heritage ProgramClosed3 July 20161 November 2016March 2017
Lynne Stacpoole Caring for Your Collection GrantClosed3 July 20161 November 2016March 2017
Organisations Investment ProgramClosed19 December 201624 March 2017August 2017
Roving CuratorsClosed3 July 20161 November 2017March 2018
Low-interest LoansOpenyear roundany time30 working days