Applying for the first time

If you are planning to apply to the Australia Council for the first time, please ensure that you:

  • familiarise yourself with the grant programs we offer by reading the program summary pages
  • read the relevant case studies that give examples of the projects we have supported in the past
  • understand the assessment criteria for the relevant grant program by reading the program summary pages

Need help with your application? Contact a Grants Officer now

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Grants

Grants

Our grants program supports a diverse range of artists, organisations, artistic practice and arts activity.

International Opportunities

International Opportunities

Our international projects are a key market development activity which facilitate and build on the global engagement capability of the Australian arts sector. 

Residencies

Residencies

Council has forged partnerships with some of the best residency providers in the world to deliver a suite of residencies that enable the development of individual artists, arts mediators, groups and organisations.

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