Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Aboriginal Arts

The Aboriginal Arts Grants Program supports the long-term growth and sustainability of Aboriginal arts and culture in Western Australia.

Objectives

Grants are available for a range of activities that will deliver on one or more of the following objectives:

  • promote or facilitate greater engagement of Aboriginal communities in the arts;
  • encourage the expression of traditional and contemporary Aboriginal culture, individuality, spirituality and empowerment through the arts;
  • encourage the involvement of Aboriginal arts expertise, skills, knowledge and resources;
  • support long term skills development goals for Aboriginal artists, arts workers and communities;
  • support Aboriginal cultural maintenance; and
  • deliver artistic and social outcomes for Aboriginal communities through the arts.

Apply for a grant

Check the Aboriginal Arts program handbook for information on who can apply, when to apply and eligible activities.

Check the key dates calendar for closing dates and to access the U-15k Business Day Calculator (if required).

Register or Login to Online Grants to apply online.

Refer to the First Time Applicant Handbook for instructions on completing your application.

Contact a Grants and Programs Officer if you need assistance.

Applications close
13 Dec 2018
Amount
Amount Upon Application
Artform
Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander arts
Grant Type
Community Partnership
Skills development
Applicant Type
Individual
Group
City
Perth
Region
Western Australia
Website
Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries (opens in new window)
Contact
Online Grants Support Team
Email
onlinegrantsupportca@dlgsc.wa.gov.au
Phone
(08) 6552 7400