The Western Sydney Strategic Funding Program invests in programs that provide opportunities for artists and cultural practitioners, and arts and cultural organisations based in Western Sydney. As one of the fastest-growing sectors of the State’s economy, the creative industries can play a part in developing the region.
Supporting culturally relevant, accessible arts programs is key to successful growth in Western Sydney. This will provide opportunities for artists and cultural practitioners and contribute to future employment and urban renewal.
Applications are open for the following:
Western Sydney Arts & Cultural Projects: supports professional arts and cultural projects delivered in Western Sydney by artists and arts and cultural workers living in Western Sydney at any stage of the creative process. Applications close 19 November 2018. More information and application
Western Sydney Making Spaces: provides support for professional artists and arts and cultural organisations and groups to establish new studios, residencies and rehearsal spaces in Western Sydney. Applications close 23 November 2018. More information and application
Western Sydney Strategic Partnerships: supports significant and long-term partnerships in Western Sydney that will stimulate strong, sustainable and diverse Western Sydney arts and cultural activity beyond the arts and cultural sectors. This can include local government authorities or other public, private or community organisations. Applications close 23 November 2018. More information and application