After you apply
Once you submit your application, we will send you an email (or letter, if you applied by hardcopy) acknowledging receipt of your application.
After you submit your application, we first check it meets the eligibility criteria.
Applications are then assessed by a peer panel against the stated assessment criteria and applications are rated and ranked in relation to each other.
Once decisions are made, we will notify you of the outcome by email or letter. It usually takes up to 12 weeks after the closing date for the decision to be announced.
An insight into artists experiences, tips and advice.
In 2017, Australia will be represented by Tracey Moffatt at the Venice Biennale. Tracey’s exhibition MY HORIZON, will comprise all new work including large-scale photography and film.
Connecting Australians: Results of the National Arts Participation Survey measures Australians’ engagement with the arts in 2016 – attending arts events, exhibitions and festivals; reading; listening to music; sharing and connecting with the arts online; and creating art themselves.