Arts Short Notice Activity Program

The Arts Short Notice Activity Program (Arts SNAP) for individuals and groups offers funding for regional, national and international short notice activities for artists and creative industry professionals.

The program supports the growth of a vibrant sector that promotes the participation and active engagement of Western Australian artists and arts workers in high quality arts and cultural opportunities. Grants of up to $5000 for national and regional opportunities, and up to $10,000 for international, are available for individuals and groups. 

Eligibility

Individuals and groups are welcome to apply, however:
  • individuals must have Australian citizenship or permanent resident status
  • groups including unincorporated bodies, partnerships and individuals informally collaborating on an activity must be based in Australia
  • if you are considering submitting an administered/auspiced grant you must contact the department before commencing your application
  • if you are applying on behalf of Aboriginal people you must provide evidence of significant Aboriginal involvement in the conception, development of and participation in the activity 
  • although WA residency is not a requirement to apply for a grant, if you are applying from outside WA you will need to show the benefits to WA artists, creatives, arts or cultural workers in your application
  • organisations are not eligible to apply.

Funding rounds

Round Open Draft review Close Project start/event dates Category
Round 1 2023 to 2024 9:00am 11 July 2023 Not applicable 4:00pm 7 December 2023 At least 28 days after application submission.
  • Regional and national opportunities
  • International opportunities
Round 2 2023 to 2024 9:00am 9 January 2024 Not applicable 4:00pm 6 June 2024 At least 28 days after application submission.
  • Regional and national opportunities
  • International opportunities

Funding overview

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Funding open

Who can apply

Amount available

  • International opportunities: Up to $10,000
  • Regional and national opportunities: Up to $5000

Guidelines

You must read the guidelines before submitting an application as they provide essential information.

Arts Short Notice Activity Program Guidelines
Page reviewed 21 June 2023