Creative Development Grants
HELPMANN ACADEMY CREATIVE STIMULUS GRANTS SCHEME
The Helpmann Academy Creative Stimulus Grants Scheme was developed as a holistic approach to the challenges faced by our community due to the restrictions required to combat COVID-19.
The Creative Stimulus Grants Scheme will continue in 2021 and aims to support emerging creatives at different stages of their career development.
Offered over 2 rounds in 2021, the Creative Development Grants will support eligible emerging creatives with grants of up to $5,000 in round 1 and $3,000 in round 2, to kickstart new projects, research and develop ideas/new works or build skills, markets and creative practices.
The Creative Development Grants support opportunities such as:
- The creation or realisation of new work
- Research & development of new ideas
- Developing new skills
- A creative or business mentorship
- Professional development programs
- Graduation activities or showcases of eligible final year groups
Creative Development Grants Round 1
Applications open in the week commencing 5 April 2021
Applications close on Monday 17 May 2021 at 9:00am ACST
For activity occurring between 1 July 2021 and 30 June 2022
Creative Development Grants Round 2
Applications open in the week commencing 4 October 2021
Applications close on Monday 15 November 2021 at 9:00am ACDT
For activity occurring between 1 January 2022 and 31 December 2022