Frankston City Council

Artist Project Grants & Creative Industries Professional Development Grants

Frankston City Council is proud to support two grant streams to support local artists to continue creating work that contributes to our culture and community. The funding is a part of Council's $6.434m Relief and Recovery Package, to help individuals, community groups and businesses to survive and thrive through COVID-19 and beyond.

Submissions open: Monday 22 June 2020
Submission close:  Sunday 19 July 2020

The applicants must live, work, study in the Frankston municipality or demonstrate a strong affiliation with the Frankston City municipality.

Artist Project Grants (Up to $4,000)
Applications close: Sunday 19 July

The Artist Project Grant provides assistance to individual artists, creatives or artists practicing within a small arts organisation, includes emerging, mid-career or established.

The funding will be distributed to eight successful recipients to develop new work that can be presented online, in a site specific location or at a venue when social distancing restrictions allow.

For guidelines, assessment criteria and eligibility please click here.

To apply online, please click here.

Creative Industries Professional Development Grants (Up to $2,500)
Applications close: Sunday 19 July

The Creative Industries Professional Development Grant offers once off assistance to support eight local artists and creatives to build the capacity of their practice via participation in further training, career development activities, mentorships, workshops and other projects directly related to career development. Please note funding will be paid in two stages.

For guidelines, assessment criteria and eligibility please click here.

To apply online, please click here.

Frankston City Council is accepting grant applications online via SmartyGrants until Sunday 19 July 2020.

For queries about the guidelines, deadlines, or questions, please call 1300 322 322 during business hours or email and quote your submission number.

Applications close
19 Jul 2020
Amount
Up to $4,000
Artform
All artforms
Grant Type
Artists with Disability
Audience development
Community Partnership
Early Career Artists
Major Project
Market development
New work
Presentation & Promotion
Skills development
Youth Arts
Applicant Type
Individual
Organisation
Group
City
Frankston
Region
Victoria
Website
Frankston City Council (opens in new window)
Contact
Kathryn Phelan
Email
Kathryn.Phelan@frankston.vic.gov.au