Creative Capital Fund
This program supports the improvement of arts and cultural infrastructure and purchase of equipment used for arts and cultural purposes in the Blue Mountains, Newcastle, Sydney, Western Sydney, and Wollongong.
The information on this page is a guide only. Before you apply, please read the Grants for Projects Guidelines (short version) or the full version of the Arts and Cultural Development Program Guidelines for more comprehensive information, including special eligibility requirements, assessment criteria and support material for this funding category.
Closing dates and timeframe
- Applications open: Monday 16 July 2018
- Applications will close Monday 27 August 2018
Dates apply to purchases and projects starting after 1 January 2019.
Who can apply?
In addition to the general requirements for this funding category, you must:
- be an organisation based in Newcastle, Wollongong, Western Sydney (including the Blue Mountains) or Metropolitan Sydney LGAs.
What you can apply for
- You can apply for matched funding of up to $100,000.
The NSW Government will contribute up to 80% of a project or purchase of the total cost, to a maximum of $100,000. At least 20% of the income, including in-kind, must be matched from other sources.
To apply for funding you will need to complete and submit the relevant application form through our secure online grants system, SmartyGrants.