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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 moveable cultural heritage.

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Programs and key dates

Programs for individuals

Program Opens Closes Notification
146 ArtSpace23 August 20167 October 2016November 2016
146 ArtStudios15 December 201525 February 2016April 2016
Aboriginal Arts Program 13 June 2016 15 July 2016 October 2016
Artsbridge year round 1 December 2016 30 working days
Artsbridge Connect year round 1 December 2016 30 working days
Artist Investment Program 2 May 2016 30 June 2016 October 2016
Crowbar Crowdfunding Incentive Scheme year round 30 November 2016 30 working days
Professional Development Fellowships 9 March 2016 8 September 2016 November 2016
Residencies - International dates vary

Residencies - Tasmanian twice yearly 1 March 2016 and
1 September 2016
30 working days
The Arts Tasmania Claudio Alcorso International Residency twice yearly 1 March 2016 and
1 September 2016
30 working days
The Vita Brown Bequest Bursary 2 May 2016 30 June 2016 August 2016
Low-interest Loans year round any time 30 working days

Programs for organisations

Program Opens Closes Notification
146 ArtSpace23 August 20167 October 2016November 2016
Aboriginal Arts Program 13 June 2016 15 July 2016 October 2016
Artsbridge Connect year round 1 December 2016 30 working days
Crowbar Crowdfunding Incentive Scheme year round 30 November 2016 30 working days
Cultural Heritage Program 1 July 20161 November 2016 March 2017
Lynne Stacpoole Caring for Your Collection Grant 1 July 2016 1 November 2016 March 2017
Organisations Investment Program 18 December 201524 March 2016 August 2016
Roving Curators 1 July 2016 1 November 2016 March 2017
Low-interest Loans year round any time 30 working days