Arts and culture arts project grants

You may be eligible to apply for funding for projects that support Northern Territory (NT) artists.

Three grant categories are available for:

  • research, development or creation of new art works
  • projects that present, exhibit, distribute or promote NT arts practice
  • development of artist and arts worker skills, knowledge and experience
  • emerging artists to develop new work, showcase or upskill.

Category one

You can apply for up to $20,000 per application for:

  • arts and skills development
  • presentation and promotion

Category two

You can apply for up to $15,000 per application to support emerging artists.

An emerging artist is someone who is in their first five years of professional practice

Category three

Regional and remote artists and arts organisations can apply for up to $15,000 per application to:

  • create digital content
  • build digital capability
  • purchase reasonable equipment and software for creating your project as outlined in the application.

Key dates:

Applications open 7 February 2022 and close on 14 March 2022.

You will be notified of your application outcome from 13 May 2022.

Information here:


Arts and culture professional development grant

You may be eligible to apply for up to $2,000 per year for participation and showcasing at:

  • specialist arts workshops
  • arts industry forums
  • national markets and showcasing events

Apply here:


Photo: Vance Joy, SXSW 2013 – Pic by Johnny Au.


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