Cultural and Heritage Grants Programs are Now Open

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Administered by the Royal Australian Historical Society on behalf of the NSW Government to assist with historical research and publication of local, community and regional projects in NSW. 

THE CULTURAL GRANTS PROGRAM:

The Cultural Grants Program is a Create NSW devolved funding program administered by the Royal Australian Historical Society on behalf of the NSW Government. This Cultural Grants program assists historical research and publication of local, community and regional history projects.

The Society would like to thank Create NSW for providing funding for 2016 – 2018 for the cultural grants program that supports local history and heritage projects facilitating an understanding of the history of the people and places of New South Wales. The Society will distribute $50,000 in grants each year.

To Apply: https://www.rahs.org.au/grants/arts-nsw-cultural-grants-program/

THE HERITAGE GRANTS PROGRAM:

The Heritage Grants Program is one of the Community, Youth and Senior heritage projects funded by NSW Office of Environment and Heritage, and provides funding to individuals and community groups for local historical research. The program is designed to facilitate the dissemination of local Australian stories, expression of the diversity of Australian culture as it impacts on communities, and to highlight and localise pivotal Australian historical events and issues.

To Apply: https://www.rahs.org.au/grants/nsw-heritage-grants-program/

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Image is from the Chinese-Australian Historical Society website who were awarded a Cultural Grant in 2014 to support the creation of a bilingual (English/Chinese) community-based website: http://chineseaustralianhistory.org/