Manly Art Gallery and Museum

Northern Beaches Council Arts and Creativity Grants

APPLICATIONS OPEN:  16 March 2020 - 30 April 2020

Grants are available to artists, arts and cultural organisations, and creatives of all kinds. The program will fund a range of projects and initiatives that bring significant benefit to the Northern Beaches community.

Grants are available across the following three categories:

Individual Creative Projects

Up to $5,000 funding available

Support for individual artists and collaborations in the production and presentation of new work, and/or professional development. This includes arts and creative workers across a range of established and emerging art forms with a demonstrated history of professional arts practice.

Creative Community Projects

Up to $10,000 funding available

Support for arts and creative projects, including community arts and cultural development, artist residencies, and programs or activities presenting single or cross-disciplinary art forms in public places in the Northern Beaches region. (Applicants for this category must be a legally incorporated, not-for-profit arts and cultural group or organisation, or an eligible social or cultural enterprise).

Creative Industry Innovation Projects

Up to $10,000 funding available

Support for individuals and organisations to investigate new ideas/designs, establish new ventures, or develop collaborative innovation projects to grow the creative industries and support creative hubs on the Northern Beaches.

Launch and Information Session event - Wednesday 11 March 6-8pm at Manly Art Gallery & Museum.

For more information on the Arts and Creativity Grant program and upcoming information sessions please visit:

Applications close
30 Apr 2020
Up to $10,000
All artforms
Grant Type
Community Partnership
Major Project
New work
Presentation & Promotion
Skills development
Applicant Type
New South Wales
Manly Art Gallery and Museum (opens in new window)
Anna Booty
02 9942 2560