The Ian Potter Cultural Trust emerging artist grants

The Ian Potter Cultural Trust is committed to encouraging excellence and supporting a vibrant world.

The Cultural Trust offers grants up to $10,000 to assist emerging and early career artists to undertake international professional development opportunities to gain experience, develop networks and learn skills from leaders in their field. Grants are only available to Australian citizens or permanent residents of Australia.

The Cultural Trust funds nationally and across the spectrum of the arts: from visual arts, to community radio and design to literature, spanning traditional art forms through to experimental mediums.

Current Cultural Trust funding round information is as follows:

Applications Open: Monday 8 July 2019

Applications Close: 5pm Tuesday 10 September 2019

For Projects/Travel After: 20 December 2019

Grants Announced: Mid December 2019

Please note: You must submit your online application before 5pm AEDST on the closing date as the online application form will not available after this time.

Start your application, find out more about applying for a grant or about the experiences of Cultural Trust grantees by reading our case studies and grantee stories.