Applications to the Amplify your art grant program for NSW artists with disability opened on Friday 11 October, 2013.

Grants will be awarded for amounts of between $5,000 and $10,000 for the costs associated with developing an artist's professional practice in a range of art forms including sculpture, poetry, dance, ceramics, music, print-making and digital media. This $150,000 funding program has been made available through a two-year NSW Government partnership between Arts NSW and Ageing, Disability and Home Care, to promote a culture of inclusion in the arts for people with disability. Costs can include training, mentoring, travel and skills development.Applicants from regional and remote NSW are particularly encouraged to apply.

 

Eligibility

  • Identify as an artist with a disability
  • Be an Australian citizen or Australian permanent resident and be a NSW resident
  • Demonstrate a minimum 3-year professional arts practice
  • Be able to undertake professional development between March and December 2014

Applications Close Wednesday 18 December 2013
Apply Online via Smartygrants aarts.smartygrants.com.au/amplify2013
Further Information go to aarts.net.au/amplify

(photo: from "Dance is Friendship", a film by Amplify you art recipient Matthew Massaria)