Creative Australia Fellowships for Early Career Artists

WHAT : Grant Funding. Amount: $60,000 ($30,000 per annum over 2 years)
WHEN : Applications close: 31 January 2012. Decisions advised: April 2012

These Fellowships are a major new initiative to support the professional development of outstanding artists working across the sector and across Australia. Over five years between 2011/12 to 2015/16, the Australia Council will award 10 fellowships for established artists (each valued at $100,000) and 13 fellowships for early career artists (each valued at $60,000). These new Australia Council Creative Australia Fellowships will provide financial support for artists across all artforms to undertake a program of creative or professional development.

Please note: online applications will be open from 11 October 2011.

Early career artists working in visual or media arts, community arts and cultural development, performance, writing or music with a track record of significant achievement are invited to submit a proposal for this Australia Council Creative Australia Fellowship. For further information and to start an online application, click on the website icon below.