Live Music Grants Program – Applications Now Open!
Inner West Council's Live Music Grants program provides financial support for musicians to undertake professional development and to increase local venues' capacity to offer live music performances. Live Music Grants aim to strengthen the Inner West as Sydney's live music destination.
Inner West Live Music Grants opens on 9am Thursday, 9 May and closes at 5pm Sunday, 26 May 2019.
In 2019, Funding for live music grants is available under two grant categories:
- Musician development grants (up to $5,000) are offered to encourage the professional development of local musicians.
- Venue capacity building grants (up to $20,000) are offered to increase local venues' capacity to offer live music performances.
For More information
For more information about the grant objectives, eligibility, assessment criteria, and funding conditions, go to https://www.innerwest.nsw.gov.au/contribute/grants/live-music-grants-program
To apply, go to https://innerwest.smartygrants.com.au/livemusicgrants2019
- Wednesday, 15 May 2019, 1pm to 3pm, Tom Foster Community Centre, 11 Darley Street, Newtown. RSVP
- Monday, 20 May 2019, 5.00pm to 7pm, Ngara Room, Level 3, Petersham Service Centre, 2-14 Fisher Street Petersham. RSVP
We strongly encourage applicants to speak with a Council officer before applying. Alternatively, arrange a one-on-one meeting and bring your draft application and project ideas and receive feedback from Council’s grant officers with tips on how to write your grant application.