Grants

Keith Whelan tourism grants webinar

To help you move through the Covid-19 recovery phase, we’re compiling a list of grants that may be suitable.

But first watch this helpful webinar presented by grants expert Keith Whelan- “The Grants Guy”.

This is a MUST watch webinar for anyone thinking about, or in the midst of the grant application process.

(updated 29/4/20)


Arts and Cultural Grants

πŸ“Œ Australia Council’s Resilience Fund
The Australia Council’s $5 million Resilience Fund will provide immediate relief to the Australian arts sector through three funding streams – Survive, Adapt and Create. The Resilience Fund will support the livelihoods, practice and operations of Australian artists, groups and organisations during the Covid-19 pandemic. Find out more.

πŸ“Œ Regional Arts NSW Fund
An additional $10 million from the Australian Government for the Regional Arts Fund will provide crisis relief and targeted support to organisations, artists and arts workers that are critical to delivering the arts to communities in regional and remote areas. Funding will be delivered through the NSW Regional Arts Fund in the 2019–20 financial year. Find out more.

πŸ“Œ Create NSW – Creative Koorie Digital Initiative (Covid-19 Quick Response)
Supporting NSW First Nation’s arts and cultural organisations to create, develop and present creative practice and programming online and through virtual means. NSW Aboriginal Arts and Cultural organisations can apply for between $500 – $10,000. Find out more

πŸ“Œ Create NSW – Digitise Initiative (Covid-19 Quick Response)
Supporting NSW arts and cultural organisations to create, develop and present creative practice and programming online and through virtual means. Organisations can apply for between $500 – $10,000. Find out more

πŸ“ŒCreate NSW – Health & Wellbeing Initiative (Covid-19 Quick Response)
Supporting NSW arts and cultural organisations to work with communities and artists to create, develop and present programming that deliver mental health and wellbeing outcomes. Individuals and organisations can apply for between $500 – $10,000. Find out more

πŸ“Œ Create NSW – Regenerate Regional Event Initiative (Covid-19 Quick Response)
Supporting organisations to commission the development of arts and cultural events featuring local artists with a particular focus on music and performance. It is only open to arts and cultural organisations based in regional NSW. Regional organisations in areas affected by the recent bushfires are encouraged to apply. Regional organisations can apply for up to $10,000. Find out more

πŸ“Œ Create NSW – Small Project Grants (Covid-19 Quick Response Grant)
This quick response grant mechanism offers grants from $500 to $5,000 towards projects. Create NSW’s Small Project Grants have been redefined to address the current situation of social distancing and the cancellation of non-essential travel. Find out more


Business Grants

πŸ“ŒΒ NSW Government $10,000 Small Business Covid-19 Grants
The NSW Government is providing $750 million into the Small Business Support Fund as the centrepiece of a third wave of support measures to keep small businesses afloat. Find out more.

πŸ“Œ Tourism Australia’s Business Events Australia Advance Program 2020-21
Funding for projects aimed at driving visitation to Australia for business events. The program has been adapted to be more accessible to help industry recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. Find out more.