Development Grants for Individuals and Groups

Development Grants fund a range of activities that benefit your career as an individual artist or group. Development grants are available from $5,000 to $25,000. Supported activities must last no longer than two years from the proposed start date.

For help with your application, contact a Grants officer.

Closing dates

For 2016, the closing dates are on:

  • Tuesday 4 October 2016, for projects starting after 1 January 2017

Technical support will not be available after 7pm on the closing day.

Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application approximately 12 weeks after the closing date.

Please note, if your application to a grant round is successful, you will not be eligible to apply to the next grant round (excluding Playing Australia and the Contemporary Music Touring Program).

Further grant guidelines and application information can be found here.