Creative Koori Grants for NSW Aboriginal Artists and Arts/Cultural Workers

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Create NSW presents Creative Koori funding and support grants. Creative Koori aims to support and further develop NSW Aboriginal arts and culture. It works to meet the directions of the NSW Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Strategy (Stage Two: Connection, Culture, Pathways) through a focus on market development, careers, government and industry partnerships.

The Aboriginal Artist Support (Quick Reponse) grant is now open for applications. This program supports professional and market development opportunities for NSW Aboriginal artists and arts/cultural workers.

Who can apply?

In addition to the general eligibility requirements for this funding category, you must be:

  • an individual professional artist or arts/cultural worker, partnership or group, or
  • a NSW organisation working with Aboriginal arts and cultural sector

What you can apply for:

You can apply for up to $5,000.


  • Activities must take place between 1 July 2018 and 30 June 2019.
  • Activities must be due to start at least four weeks after your application has been submitted.

Creative Koori Guidelines:

Short version: Creative Koori Guidelines
Full version: Arts and Cultural Development Program Guidelines.

Closing date: Receiving applications throughout the year until Monday 1 April 2019.

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