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Create NSW implements measures in response to Covid-19

Create NSW is implementing a number of measures in response to COVID19. This includes new support for creatives to engage with online platforms and initiatives that provide employment and development opportunities for audience engagement and skill-sharing for arts and cultural organisations and individuals across the State.

Some of the Grants currently open for applications include:

Creative Koori Digital Initiative

Supporting NSW First Nation’s arts and cultural organisations to create, develop and present creative practice and programming online and through virtual means. NSW Aboriginal Arts and Cultural organisations can apply for between $500 – $10,000. Applications are open from 28 April to 5pm 19 May, 2020.  Click here for more information

 

Digitise Initiative

Supporting NSW arts and cultural organisations to create, develop and present creative practice and programming online and through virtual means. Organisations can apply for between $500 – $10,000. Applications are open from 28 April to 5pm 19 May, 2020. Click here for more information

 

Health and Wellbeing Initiative

Supporting NSW arts and cultural organisations to work with communities and artists to create, develop and present programming that deliver mental health and wellbeing outcomes. Individuals and organisations can apply for between $500 – $10,000. Applications are open from 28 April and close 5pm 19 May, 2020. Click here for more information

 

Regenerate Regional Event Initiative

Supporting organisations to commission the development of arts and cultural events featuring local artists with a particular focus on music and performance. It is only open to arts and cultural organisations based in regional NSW. Regional organisations in areas affected by the recent bushfires are encouraged to apply. Regional organisations can apply for up to $10,000. Applications are open from 28 April to 5pm 19 May, 2020. Click here for information.

 

Small Project Grants

This quick response grant mechanism offers grants from $500 to $5,000 towards projects. Create NSW’s Small Project Grants have been redefined to address the current situation of social distancing and the cancellation of non-essential travel. This grant remains open to 5pm 11 November 2020. Click here for more information