This program supports organisations to deliver a range of high quality arts activities that strengthen Tasmania's arts sector, engage and inspire audiences and the wider community, and benefit Tasmania's professional artists and arts workers.
For multi-year support see Organisations (multi-year).
Applications are submitted through the online application system SmartyGrants. Applicants will need to register or log in to SmartyGrants before starting their application.
Opens: 20 May 2019
Closes: 1 July 2019
Notification will occur within ten weeks of the closing date.
Who can apply?
- Organisations based in Tasmania
- Organisations conducting a project in Tasmania, with direct benefits for Tasmanian artists.
Organisations in receipt of support under Arts Tasmania’s Cultural Heritage Program are not eligible to apply for funding towards activities that are already supported.
Applicants must meet Arts Tasmania’s general eligibility requirements.
What can I apply for?
Organisations can apply for funding towards projects and programs, up to 18 months in length.
Activities may include exhibitions, productions, concerts, literary magazines, publications, touring, arts activities within festivals, industry development, audience development, or community cultural development projects.
Arts Tasmania expects that arts professionals are paid fairly for their work and has developed artist remuneration guidelines for anyone employing or engaging professional artists. Organisations should include artist fees in application budgets.
You may submit up to two projects applications per round, or a program application.
How much can I apply for?
There are no limits or caps in place for this program.
How will applications be assessed?
Applications will be assessed by a multi-artform peer panel against the criteria of:
For more information, please visit criteria.
How do I submit my application?
Your application must be completed online before 11:59 pm on the closing date.
Please contact Arts Tasmania before the closing date if you are unable to submit electronically.
Material received after the closing date will not be considered.
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