Generations – NSW Music (Early Career) Fellowship guidelines
Arts and Cultural Funding Program 2020/21
Applications for Generations Music Fellowship are closed.
The information on this page is a guide only. We recommend reading the full guidelines before completing your application.
Last updated 10 December 2020.
To apply for funding you will need to complete and submit the relevant application form through our secure online grants system, SmartyGrants.
Applications opened: Thursday 10 December 2020
Applications closed: Monday 18 January 2021 at 5:00 PM AEDT
If you are an applicant with disability, and you require this information in a format which is accessible to you, or if you require this information in another language, you can contact us on the details below between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday.
Create NSW staff are available to provide information to potential applicants on interpretation of these Guidelines, including types of projects eligible for funding and advice on the online application process. Staff cannot help directly with your application. To maintain a fair and equitable process, staff are unable to edit or correct any applications.
The National Relay service numbers are:
TTY users: Phone 133 677 then ask for (02) 8289 6520
Speak and Listen users: Phone 1300 555 727 then ask for (02) 8289 6520
Internet Relay users: Connect to NES then ask for (02) 8289 6520
Three early career artists or groups will be selected for a six-month fellowship each during the period 1 July 2021 – 31 December 2022. Each six-month fellowship will be artist-led and developed in partnership with Create NSW, Powerhouse Museum and Astral People.
The program will connect emerging artists in the early stages of their career with established artists supporting intergenerational knowledge and experience within the music industry. Mentors comprising of musicians, songwriters, music producers, agents, label and publishing executives will work with the artists during their six-month residency.
What support is available to me?
Resources are available to assist you with your funding application.
We also recommend that you sign up to the Create NSW e-News to stay informed of updates via our website.
You can also contact the Arts Funding and Development team directly.