To help the Northern Beaches creative community adapt to changes caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Council is offering Creative Community Support Grants to eligible artists and small creative organisations/groups to evolve their work practice, grow new community partnerships and engage with the local community.
This program does not exclude applicants from eligibility to Council’s annual Arts and Creativity Grants program.
From $500 - $3,000
Applicants may apply for grants to support:
- creative solutions to help communities reconnect and rebuild following the COVID-19 pandemic
- the digital presentation of creative work and performance, or delivery of creative programming online
- development of networks, partnerships and resources for the sector to adapt to change and build resilience
- research, creative development and/or presentation of new small-scale arts projects or performances (delivered within the prevailing social distancing guidelines)
Monday 18 May Applications open
Sunday 31 May Applications close
Friday 19 June Applicants notified of outcome
By 30 June Funding Distributed
Individual artists, sole traders, not-for-profit artist collectives, or small businesses with up to nine employees, based within the Northern Beaches Local Government Area, are eligible to apply.
To read the full Program Guidelines and to apply visit our website: https://www.northernbeaches.nsw.gov.au/council/grants/creative-community-support-grants
For enquiries please email Northern Beaches Council Arts & Culture team at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 99422560