Create NSW


Project funding

The NSW Government will support targeted grants categories for individuals, groups and organisations for one-off arts and cultural activities in the form of:

  • Artist Support
  • Arts & Cultural Projects
  • Performing Arts Touring
  • Regional Partnerships
  • Regional Capital
  • Devolved funding

Arts & Cultural Projects and Regional Partnerships funding supports one-off projects over two years to allow for the creation, development and presentation of work and regional partnerships.

Three-year funding terms will be available for key performing arts touring organisations.

For more information please visit: www.create.nsw.gov.au

Program funding

The NSW Government will support arts and cultural organisations to deliver quality arts and cultural activities. Organisations applying for program funding will have to deliver activities that engage people from at least one of the program’s priority areas:

  • People living and/or working in regional NSW
  • People living and/or working in Western Sydney
  • Aboriginal people
  • People from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds
  • Young people People with disability

For more information please visit: www.create.nsw.gov.au

Professional Development Fellowships

Create NSW’s Arts and Cultural Development Program (ACDP) supports a range of Fellowships for emerging and established artists arts/cultural workers in the areas of writing, theatre, music, dance, visual arts, history, design, arts and technology as well as opportunities specifically for regionally based artists and Aboriginal artists.

For more information please visit: www.create.nsw.gov.au

The Aboriginal Regional Arts Fund

The Aboriginal Regional Arts Fund supports arts projects that celebrate and promote Aboriginal cultural identities in regional NSW and, by doing so, make the rich and diverse Aboriginal cultures of regional NSW more visible and accessible.

Individuals, organisations, partnerships and groups (auspiced) residing in or based in NSW can apply. $3,000 for individual professional artists or $15,000 for organisations, partnerships and groups is available.

For more information please visit: www.create.nsw.gov.au