Here’s the rundown on Creative Vic’s first funding program deadlines for 2016. For programs that are not yet accepting applications, visit the program webpage to download application drafting tools.
Music Works – Quick Response Grants
Supporting Victorian contemporary music practitioners to undertake activities such as attendance at trade fairs and conferences, speaking engagements, participation in skills development workshops, and local and international touring. Applications close at 5pm, Friday 8 January 2016.
Support for Victorian arts organisations or artists touring a professional production, performance, exhibition or program to regional and outer-metropolitan Victoria. Applications close at 5pm, Wednesday 3 February 2016 for tours commencing after 1 July.
Music Works – Major Funding Round
Support for Victorian contemporary musicians, industry practitioners, venues and small to medium industry organisations to create new contemporary music content, undertake capacity building projects and initiatives (ie: conferences, career and skills development opportunities), and to connect to markets locally and abroad. Applications will be accepted from Monday 11 January 2016 and close at 5pm, 10 February 2016 for activities commencing after 1 May.
Grants of between $5,000-$75,000 to support Victorian artists and smaller arts companies to create, present and tour new work as well as undertake collaborations with Victorian communities. Projects can be in a range of artforms (contemporary music projects should apply to Music Works). Applications close at 5pm, Wednesday 17 February 2016, for activities commencing after 1 June 2016.