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Roving Curators

The Roving Curator program gives museums, galleries and collections access to our museum professionals for up to 25 days.

Applications are currently closed

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Key dates

Opens: 14 August 2020
Closes: 5 October 2020

Notification will occur within ten weeks of the closing date.

For activities commencing after 1 March 2021.

Who can apply?

The applicant organisation must be Tasmanian-based and legally constituted, responsible for managing a publicly owned collection of movable cultural heritage. The collection must be publicly accessible, and the organisation must have regular opening hours or be working towards regular opening hours.

For this program, some exclusions apply. These are:

  • Privately owned or federal government collections.
  • Tasmanian Government Departments or Tasmanian Government Business Enterprises.

Applicants must meet Arts Tasmania’s general eligibility requirements.

How will applications be assessed?

Applications will be assessed by a peer panel against the criteria of:

  • quality
  • planning
  • benefit.

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.

Help with your application

Before you make an application, you must contact an Arts Tasmania Roving Curator to discuss the planned activity.

You can discuss your application with a member of Arts Tasmania’s grants team before the closing date.

Contact the grants team on 03 6165 6666 or

Other information

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