The Australia Council offers three grant rounds each year for this category. In 2017, the grant rounds will close on:
- Tuesday 7 February for projects starting after 1 May 2017
- Tuesday 6 June for projects starting after 1 September 2017
- Tuesday 3 October for projects starting after 1 January 2018.
Technical support will not be available after 5pm on the closing date.
If you are an individual artist, arts worker or group of artists, a Career Development Grant can provide support to further develop your skills or improve your capacity to build an enduring career in the arts. Career Development grants are available from $5,000 to $25,000. These grants can support a broad range of activities such as skills and professional development, mentorships, showcases, residencies and other projects directly related to your career development. Supported activities must last no longer than two years from the proposed start date.
To see case studies of a project that could be submitted through this program please click here.