Regional Arts Fund

What is on offer?


Artists, arts groups and non-arts group working with artists, are invited to apply to the Regional Arts Fund community grant. Do you have a project you’re thinking of developing, take a look at the information below and get in touch with Regional Arts Victoria to let them know about your idea. Regional Arts Victoria offer assistance by discussing your project with you and giving you tips for a better application. Round one closes in March so start working now.

Regional Arts Victoria administers two funding programs within the Regional Arts Fund arts grants:

  • Community Grants applications for Round 1 2017 close at 5.00pm Friday 18 August, 2017 for projects starting after 1 January, 2018.

The Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund supports sustainable cultural development in regional and remote Australia. The Fund meets the strategic priorities of supporting participation in and access to the arts and encouraging greater private sector support for the arts.

In Victoria, the Regional Arts Fund is administered by Regional Arts Victoria according to the objectives and general eligibility determined by the Australian Government.

For more information click here and to discuss your application with someone in your area, click here.

Image: Resurveying Site, Project Grant, Photo by James Guerts 2015

What is the closing date or deadline? Closes 18 August

Contact Details

Contact Name: Jo Grant

Phone number: 5568 0560

Email address: