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Arts Tasmania

Artsbridge

This program supports:

  • Tasmanian individuals and groups to travel within Tasmania (intrastate), Australia (interstate) or overseas (international) for arts or cultural heritage opportunities.

and

  • Tasmanian individuals, groups and organisations to bring professionals to Tasmania for arts or cultural heritage activities (including professional development opportunities or workshops)

If you are applying for funds towards overseas travel, please visit Smartraveller for the latest travel advice: https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/

Key dates

March round

Opens: 31 January 2022
Closed: 28 March 2022

For activities commencing after 15 June 2022.

October round

Opens: 29 August 2022
Closes: 3 October 2022

For activities commencing after 1 January 2023.

Notification for each round will occur within eight weeks of the closing date.

  • Eligibility
  • Eligibility

    To be eligible for Artsbridge, you must be:

    • an individual artist or group who has lived in Tasmania for six of the last 12 months
    • an arts organisations based in Tasmania
    • a cultural heritage organisation based in Tasmania

    All applicants must meet Arts Tasmania’s general eligibility requirements.

    What can I apply for?

    • costs related to travelling in Tasmania, Australia or overseas for arts or cultural heritage activities

      or
    • costs related to bringing professionals to Tasmania to deliver arts or cultural heritage activities

    Equipment cannot be covered by grant funds. Grant funds can be used towards any other costs related to the proposed activity.

    Activities must meet Arts Tasmania’s general eligibility requirements.

    How much can I apply for?

    If your activity involves travelling in Tasmania (intrastate), you can apply for:

    • up to $1 000 per Tasmanian artist
    • up to $5 000 per group of four or more Tasmanian artists.

    Activities in Tasmania must include one overnight stay outside your Local Government area.

    If your activity involves travelling in Australia (interstate) or overseas (international) , you can apply for:

    • up to $3 000 per Tasmanian artist
    • up to $10 000 per group of four or more Tasmanian artists.

    If you are applying to bring arts or cultural heritage professionals to Tasmania, you can apply for:

    • up to $3 000 per person
    • up to $10 000 per group of four or more professionals.
  • Assessment criteria
  • Assessment criteria

    Applications will be assessed by a multi-artform panel against the criteria of:

    • quality
    • planning
    • benefit.

    For more information, please visit criteria.

    For more information on assessment, please visit how decisions are made.

  • How do I apply?
  • How do I apply?

    Your application must be submitted before 11:59 pm on the closing date.

    Material sent after the closing date will not be considered.

    Help with your application

    You are encouraged to talk to Arts Tasmania’s grants team about your application before the closing date.

    Please contact us before the closing date if you cannot submit an application online.

    Contact the grants team on 03 6165 6666 or grants@arts.tas.gov.au

    You can book an online meeting with the grants team using Bookings.

    Other information

    Sign up for Arts Tasmania's newsletter for funding and program announcements.

    View all programs and key dates.

  • Eligibility
  • Eligibility

    To be eligible for Artsbridge, you must be:

    • an individual artist or group who has lived in Tasmania for six of the last 12 months
    • an arts organisations based in Tasmania
    • a cultural heritage organisation based in Tasmania

    All applicants must meet Arts Tasmania’s general eligibility requirements.

    What can I apply for?

    • costs related to travelling in Tasmania, Australia or overseas for arts or cultural heritage activities

      or
    • costs related to bringing professionals to Tasmania to deliver arts or cultural heritage activities

    Equipment cannot be covered by grant funds. Grant funds can be used towards any other costs related to the proposed activity.

    Activities must meet Arts Tasmania’s general eligibility requirements.

    How much can I apply for?

    If your activity involves travelling in Tasmania (intrastate), you can apply for:

    • up to $1 000 per Tasmanian artist
    • up to $5 000 per group of four or more Tasmanian artists.

    Activities in Tasmania must include one overnight stay outside your Local Government area.

    If your activity involves travelling in Australia (interstate) or overseas (international) , you can apply for:

    • up to $3 000 per Tasmanian artist
    • up to $10 000 per group of four or more Tasmanian artists.

    If you are applying to bring arts or cultural heritage professionals to Tasmania, you can apply for:

    • up to $3 000 per person
    • up to $10 000 per group of four or more professionals.
  • Assessment criteria
  • Assessment criteria

    Applications will be assessed by a multi-artform panel against the criteria of:

    • quality
    • planning
    • benefit.

    For more information, please visit criteria.

    For more information on assessment, please visit how decisions are made.

  • How do I apply?
  • How do I apply?

    Your application must be submitted before 11:59 pm on the closing date.

    Material sent after the closing date will not be considered.

    Help with your application

    You are encouraged to talk to Arts Tasmania’s grants team about your application before the closing date.

    Please contact us before the closing date if you cannot submit an application online.

    Contact the grants team on 03 6165 6666 or grants@arts.tas.gov.au

    You can book an online meeting with the grants team using Bookings.

    Other information

    Sign up for Arts Tasmania's newsletter for funding and program announcements.

    View all programs and key dates.

    Eligibility

    Eligibility

    To be eligible for Artsbridge, you must be:

    • an individual artist or group who has lived in Tasmania for six of the last 12 months
    • an arts organisations based in Tasmania
    • a cultural heritage organisation based in Tasmania

    All applicants must meet Arts Tasmania’s general eligibility requirements.

    What can I apply for?

    • costs related to travelling in Tasmania, Australia or overseas for arts or cultural heritage activities

      or
    • costs related to bringing professionals to Tasmania to deliver arts or cultural heritage activities

    Equipment cannot be covered by grant funds. Grant funds can be used towards any other costs related to the proposed activity.

    Activities must meet Arts Tasmania’s general eligibility requirements.

    How much can I apply for?

    If your activity involves travelling in Tasmania (intrastate), you can apply for:

    • up to $1 000 per Tasmanian artist
    • up to $5 000 per group of four or more Tasmanian artists.

    Activities in Tasmania must include one overnight stay outside your Local Government area.

    If your activity involves travelling in Australia (interstate) or overseas (international) , you can apply for:

    • up to $3 000 per Tasmanian artist
    • up to $10 000 per group of four or more Tasmanian artists.

    If you are applying to bring arts or cultural heritage professionals to Tasmania, you can apply for:

    • up to $3 000 per person
    • up to $10 000 per group of four or more professionals.

    Assessment criteria

    Assessment criteria

    Applications will be assessed by a multi-artform panel against the criteria of:

    • quality
    • planning
    • benefit.

    For more information, please visit criteria.

    For more information on assessment, please visit how decisions are made.

    How do I apply?

    How do I apply?

    Your application must be submitted before 11:59 pm on the closing date.

    Material sent after the closing date will not be considered.

    Help with your application

    You are encouraged to talk to Arts Tasmania’s grants team about your application before the closing date.

    Please contact us before the closing date if you cannot submit an application online.

    Contact the grants team on 03 6165 6666 or grants@arts.tas.gov.au

    You can book an online meeting with the grants team using Bookings.

    Other information

    Sign up for Arts Tasmania's newsletter for funding and program announcements.

    View all programs and key dates.