Key dates calendar

Important dates for culture and the arts funding.

Aboriginal Arts Commissioning Fund

Round Open Draft review Close Project start Category
September 2020 9:00am 30 September 2020 4:00pm 22 October 2020 4:00pm 3 November 2020 1 March 2021 Aboriginal Arts Commissioning Fund

Arts U-15k

Round Open Draft review Close Project start Category
Open year-round Always open Not applicable Use the business day calculator (XLSX 25 KB) to work out your submission deadline. At least 25 business days after application submission.
  • Aboriginal Arts
  • Creative Development
  • Commercial Development

Arts 15k-plus

Round Open Draft review Close Project start Category
January 2021 9:00am 12 January 2021 4:00pm 15 February 2021 4:00pm 25 February 2021 1 July 2021
  • Aboriginal Arts
  • Commercial Development
  • Creative Development
  • Sector Development
May 2021 9:00am 4 May 2021 4:00pm 1 June 2021 4:00pm 10 June 2021 1 October 2021
  • Aboriginal Arts
  • Commercial Development
  • Creative Development
  • Sector Development
September 2021 9:00am 31 August 2021 4:00pm 4 October 2021 4:00pm 14 October 2021 1 January 2022
  • Aboriginal Arts
  • Commercial Development
  • Creative Development
  • Sector Development

Connecting to Country

Round Open Draft review Close Project start Category
October 2020 9:00am 13 October 2020 4:00pm 27 October 2020 4:00pm 10 November 2020 1 March 2021 Connecting to Country

Contemporary Music Fund Grant Program

Round Open Draft review Close Project start Category
Open year-round Always open Not applicable Use the business day calculator (XLSX 25 KB) to work out your submission deadline. At least 25 business days after application submission. U-15k
January 2021 9:00am 12 January 2021 4:00am 15 February 2021 4:00pm 25 February 2021 1 July 2021 15k-plus
May 2021 9:00am 4 May 2021 4:00pm 1 June 2021 4:00pm 10 June 2021 1 October 2021 15k-plus
September 2021 9:00am 31 August 2021 4:00pm 4 October 2021 4:00pm 14 October 2021 1 January 2022 15k-plus

Creative Communities COVID-19 Recovery Program

Round Open Draft review Close Project start Category
Open year-round Always open Not applicable Use the business day calculator (XLSX 25 KB) to work out your submission deadline. At least 25 business days after application submission. Residency
January 2021 9:00am 19 January 2021 4:00pm 22 February 2021 4:00pm 4 March 2021 1 July 2021 Collaboration
April 2021 9:00am 6 April 2021 4:00pm 10 May 2021 4:00pm 20 May 2021 1 September 2021 Collaboration

In the House

Round Open Draft review Close Project start Category
August 2020 9:00am 27 August 2020 4:00pm 15 September 2020 4:00pm 29 September 2020 1 January 2021 In the House

Getting the Show back on the Road

Round Open Draft review Close Project start Category
November 2020 9:00am 24 November 2020 Not applicable 4:00pm 17 December 2020 For activities that occurred between 18 Aug 2020 and 24 Oct 2020. Stream B
Open year round Always open Not applicable Use the business day calculator (XLSX 25 KB) to work out your submission deadline. Submission of application must be 25 business days before activity start date. Stream A

Made in WA

Round Open Draft review Close Project start Category
September 2020 9:00am 30 September 2020 4:00pm 22 October 2020 4:00pm 3 November 2020 1 March 2021 Made in WA

Partnership Acceptance Learning Sharing (PALS)

Round Open Draft review Close Project start Category
2021 9:00am 20 January 2021 Not applicable 4:00pm 9 April 2021 Terms 2 and 3
  • Arts
  • Community Relationships
  • Connecting to Country and Culture
  • History
  • Inclusive Environments
  • Language

Playing WA

Round Open Draft review Close Project start Category
September 2019 9:00am 17 September 2019 4:00pm 22 October 2019 4:00pm 31 October 2019 1 March 2020 Playing WA
January 2020 9:00am 14 January 2020 4:00pm 18 February 2020 4:00pm 27 February 2020 1 July 2020 Playing WA
August 2020 9:00am 27 August 2020 4:00pm 15 September 2020 4:00pm 29 September 2020 1 January 2021 Playing WA

Playing WA Multi-year

Round Open Draft review Close Project start Category
January 2020 9:00am 14 January 2020 4:00pm 18 February 2020 4:00pm 27 February 2020 1 July 2020 Playing WA Multi-year
August 2020 9:00am 27 August 2020 4:00pm 15 September 2020 4:00pm 29 September 2020 1 January 2021 Playing WA Multi-year

Regional and Remote Festivals Fund

Round Open Draft review Close Project start Category
September 2019 9:00am 17 September 2019 4:00pm 22 October 2019 4:00pm 31 October 2019 1 March 2020 Regional and Remote Festivals Fund
July 2020 9:00am 28 July 2020 To be advised 4:00pm 10 September 2020 1 January 2021 Regional and Remote Festivals Fund
September 2020 9:00am 30 September 2020 4:00pm 22 October 2020 4:00pm 3 November 2020 1 March 2021 Regional and Remote Festivals Fund
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