Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support 2020/21 Grant Round

Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support 2020/21 Grant Round

The Australian Government's Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support 2020/21 Grant funding will be provided to organisations for activities that best contribute to delivery of the following Program outcomes: a professional, viable and ethical Indigenous visual arts industry that features strong participation and provides economic opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; and the continued production, exhibition, critique, purchase and collection of Indigenous visual art.

To be eligible an organisation must be one of the following entity types: 

  • an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Corporation registered under the Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006
  • an organisation established through a specific piece of Commonwealth or State or Territory legislation
  • a company incorporated in Australia
  • a company limited by guarantee
  • an incorporated association
  • a not-for-profit organisation
  • a publicly funded research organisation
  • an Australian local government body
  • State or Territory Government
  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • be registered for the Goods and Services Tax, if required by the Tax Office
  • have no overdue acquittals or serious breaches relating to Australian Government funding. A serious breach is one that has resulted in, or warrants, the termination of a grant agreement.

Applications close: 19 February 2021.

More information and application.

Contact: VAIS Contact Officer, 1800 006 992 or