COVID-19 Arts, Culture and Heritage Recovery Grants

The purpose of this grant is to support those working in the arts, cultural and heritage sectors who have been impacted adversely by COVID-19. There is a total grant pool available of $400,000.

This grant is now closed.


Grant amount

Grants of up to $10,000 per application are available for the development, research, experimentation, creation and presentation of art, programs and operations.


Who should apply?

Eligible applicants must demonstrate evidence of dedicated creative practice or operations for a minimum of 12 months and explain how their practice, organisation or business has been adversely impacted by COVID-19 restrictions.


Grant guidelines

Please read the grant guidelines before applying.

For further information, please contact the grants team on 03 5272 5560 or email [email protected].


Applications open/close

Open: 12 February 2022
Close:  Extended to 5.00pm on Tuesday 15 March


Notification of outcomes

By 30 April 2022.





Page last updated: Friday, 25 March 2022

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