Grant Details


Skills development

Grant Amount

Upon application

Applicant Type



All Arts



Arts Queensland

First Nations Arts Business Grants

First Nations Arts Business Grants focus on strengthening business skills and capacity of First Nations artists, artsworkers and arts and cultural organisations.


Supports Queensland-based First Nations arts and cultural practitioners, organisations and businesses to access business development services that:

  • strengthen cultural governance, business and strategic planning
  • increase corporate and commercial capacity to grow new revenue and market opportunities
  • enable professional upskilling and development for board and/or staff.


  • One-off grant of up to $10,000 (excluding GST) are available to fund the purchase of the following eligible services:
    • strategic and business planning
    • governance planning and related training
    • data and digital platforms and related training
    • financial processes including e-commerce and related training
    • human resources advice including succession planning.

You must provide quotes to support the amount of funding requested.

You can provide quotes for multiple services, however if the quotes exceed a total of $10,000, you will only receive a maximum of $10,000 and will be responsible for the payment of any related expenses in the excess of the $10,000 grant funding.

For more information, visit Arts Queensland