Young Regional Artist Scholarship

Freya Hooper, 2015 Young Regional Artist Scholarship recipient. Image courtesy the artist.

The NSW Government is offering a total of 25 scholarships for young regional artists and cultural workers to undertake exciting and career-making professional development opportunities.

Scholarships are open to artists, performers and arts and cultural workers from all art forms, including dance, design, digital arts, history, Aboriginal arts, literature, music, theatre, screen, curatorial and the visual arts.

The information on this page is a guide only. Before you apply, please read the Arts and Cultural Development Program guidelines (ACDP guidelines) for more comprehensive information, including special eligibility requirements and assessment criteria for this funding category.

Applications open: 4 September 2017
Applications close: 30 October 2017 (Midnight, AEST – Sydney time)

Who can apply?

  • Individual artists and arts/cultural workers based in regional NSW.

Funding range 

Scholarships are valued at $10,000. Please do not request more or less than this amount in your application.

Your Application

Read more about this funding category in the ACDP guidelines.

Please note: to apply for funding you will need to complete and submit the relevant application form on the Create NSW online application system.

As soon as you begin an application, Create NSW will be in touch to provide information to help you plan your scholarship program and complete your application.

Create NSW is committed to supporting applicants with disability. Information can be provided in alternative formats upon request (i.e. large print or electronic). If you require assistance with your application please contact Create NSW on the details provided below.

Contact Us

Lachlan Herd, Sector Investment via phone (02) 8289 6437 and email: lachlan.herd@create.nsw.gov.au

To make a National Relay Service call: 

  • TTY users phone 133677 then ask for (02) 8289 6437
  • Speak and Listen users phone 1300 555 727 then ask for (02) 8289 6437.

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