Quick Step Grant

how much can I apply for? < $1500 individuals  < $3000 organisations


applications close: Quick Step Grant applications can be submitted anytime between 3-12 weeks prior to your activity commencing.

From the 1 July 2014, all applications will be submitted online via Smarty Grants.

The Regional Arts Fund Quick Step Grant is now closed and will reopen on Monday 18 January 2016.


who is this grant for? Regional artists to access professional arts development and training opportunities, or organisations/communities with small project opportunities that arise at short notice.


Applicants can choose from two categories:

  • Individual – up to $1,500

Provides support for professional development opportunities for individual artists and artsworkers in regional South Australia.

  • Community – up to $3,000

Provides support for small-scale arts development initiatives for community groups and organisations in regional South Australia.


Funding can cover any reasonable costs such as artists fees, travel and accommodation.


Eligibility: As with all applications for assistance, your project would need to meet the relevant Regional Arts Fund objectives and criteria that are attached to the application form (see below):


Talk: If you are interested in applying for a Quick Step grant you are encouraged to discuss your project with your regional Arts and Cultural Development Officer.




Download: Quick Step Program Guidelines and Elgibility

Download: Working with Children Protocols

Download: In-Kind and Cash Budget Template