Grant Details


Skills development

Grant Amount

Upon application

Applicant Type



All Arts



The Ian Potter Foundation Ltd

The Ian Potter Cultural Trust Grant for Emerging Artists

The Ian Potter Cultural Trust offers grants of up $10,000 to assist talented early-career artists to undertake professional development, usually overseas.

The Cultural Trust funds nationally, and across the spectrum of the Arts. The Cultural Trust has supported artists working in traditional art forms, such as silversmithing and sculpture, right through to experimental and multidisciplinary mediums.

Applications close 25 January 2022 (5 pm ADST). Please note, the current funding round is only open to projects or travel after Friday 29 April 2022. 

Anyone wishing to apply should check and factor in any Australian Government international travel restrictions or requirements such as vaccination certificates, COVID-19 testing and quarantine requirements upon return to Australia.  Similarly, they should check any government in-bound traveller restrictions or requirements in destination countries.

Please keep up-to-date with the latest Australian Government travel advice via the Department of Health’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice for international travellers page or

Read the FAQs for further understanding of Cultural Trust grants and the application process. Case studiesgrantee stories and annual reports are available on our website for you to gain a better understanding of what, how and who we fund.


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