Grants are available to support arts and cultural activities in regional South Australia that are sustainable, have long term cultural, economic and social benefits, develop partnerships and cultural networks and provide skills development opportunities.

We have a number of documents you can download that will help you apply for or acquit your grants. Please be sure to read through these before applying for a grant.

Available grants

Quick Response Grant — Regional Arts Fund

  • < $2000 individuals < $4000 organisations
  • Opens 12 January 2021 - until funds expended (closes 10 Dec 2021)

Quick Response grants are to assist applicants who are unable to apply for support from other funding sources because the opportunity occurs outside of a normal grant round. Please discuss with your regional Arts and Cultural Facilitator.

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Step Up Grant - Regional Arts Fund

  • < $15,000
  • Round 1 is now closed. Round 2 will open July 2021.

This category is available to applicants who have not previously applied to or have been unsuccessful with the Regional Arts Fund, it's for unique personal development opportunities including mentorships, residencies and artist-led initiatives in communities.

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Skills Development Grant

  • < $3,000
  • Round 1 is now closed. Round 2 will open July 2021.

Grants are available to assist groups and individuals to develop art form or cultural development skills through workshops or undertake projects in any art form which will enhance and develop arts practice and culture within communities.

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Step Out Grant - Regional Arts Fund

  • < $30,000 for organisations
  • Round 1 is now closed. Round 2 will open July 2021.

This category is available to support regional. remote and very remote communities to partner with professional artists and arts organisations to create high quality arts projects, create activities that develop cultural networks, build capacity for long term benefits and increase professional development.

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Shows on the Road (GAL) - Country Arts SA

  • Open now until Dec 17, 2021

This program aims to increase access to the arts through the delivery of professional performing arts to smaller country centres.

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