Support towards opportunities interstate or overseas, or assistance to bring national and international arts professionals to Tasmania.

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Applications are submitted through the online application system SmartyGrants. Applicants will need to register or log in to SmartyGrants before starting their application.

Artsbridge - application form

Key dates

March round

Opens: 24 January 2020

Closes: 10 March 2020

For activities commencing after 1 June 2020.

July and October rounds to be advised.

Notification for each round will occur within six weeks of the closing date.

Who can apply?

  • Arts organisations must be based in Tasmania.

All other applicants must meet Arts Tasmania’s general eligibility requirements.

What can I apply for?

Artsbridge provides funding for:

  • expenses associated with taking up national or international activities and/or
  • expenses associated with bringing arts professionals to Tasmania to conduct creative and/or professional development activities.

How much can I apply for?

If you are seeking funding towards taking up a national or international opportunity, you can apply for:

  • up to $3 000 per Tasmanian artist
  • up to $10 000 per group of four or more Tasmanian artists.

If you are seeking funding towards bringing arts professionals to Tasmania, you can apply for:

  • up to $3 000 per arts professional
  • up to $10 000 per group of four or more arts professionals.

How will applications be assessed?

Applications will be assessed by a multi-artform panel against the criteria of:

  • quality
  • planning
  • benefit.

For more information, please visit criteria.

How do I submit my application?

Your application must be completed online before 11:59 pm on the closing date.

Please contact Arts Tasmania before the closing date if you are unable to submit electronically.

Material received after the closing date will not be considered.

Help with your application

You can discuss your application with a member of Arts Tasmania’s grants team before the closing date.

Contact the grants team on 03 6165 6666 or

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Applications close
10 Mar 2020
Up to $10,000
All artforms
Grant Type
Skills development
Applicant Type
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Grants Team
03 6165 6666