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Project Grants


Carclew grants provide support for early-career artists, and organisations that provide arts activity for, by and with young people. Our grants support creative outcomes through PROJECTS, and professional DEVELOPMENT through Fellowships for individuals and Capacity Building initiatives for organisations. 

Applications close 11.59pm, 1 September 2020. 


These grants support creative outcomes eg. creation of original new work, activities that enable children and/or young people to participate in art making. 

Individuals can apply for up to $10,000. 
Organisations can apply for up to $20,000. 

Further information below. 


These grants support artistic skills development and encourage organisational sustainability. 

Individuals can apply for up to $10,000 through Carclew's Fellowships program.
Examples of eligible activities include participating in workshops and masterclasses, securing mentorships, exploring new artforms and emerging methods. 

Organisations can apply for up to $10,000 through our Capacity Building Grants program. 
Examples of eligible activities include staff skills development orworking with consultants to acquire expert advice, or development of a strategic plan. 

Please follow the links to Carclew's Fellowships program or Capacity Building Grants program for further information. 


Individual early career artists and arts workers (aged 26 years and under) based in South Australia, working in any artform are invited to apply for a grant of up to $10,000 to support the development and presentation of creative projects, occurring between Jan - June 2021.  

Organisations that are not for profit, incorporated bodies based in South Australia and not currently in receipt of operational funding from Carclew or Arts South Australia can apply for up to $20,000, for activity occurring in the 2021 calendar year. 


Download and read through the Guidelines for Individuals or Organisations to determine your eligibility. All applications for Project Grants must be submitted via online application system. 

Valuable assistance in developing your application is available by: 
- Reading through the FAQ's which provide handy tips and advice 
- Checking out previous funding recipients by using the tabs for each year in the menu above 
- Attending a scheduled grant information session (see below) 
- Arranging a one-on-one consult to discuss your project proposal (see below) 

Money Talks | Carclew Project Grants Information Session 

WHEN: Tuesday 21 July, 5:30 – 7:00pm 
WHERE: Carclew, 11 Jeffcott St, Kaurna Country. North Adelaide 

Money Talks | Carclew Grants Information Sessions offers handy tips and tricks when applying for grants through Carclew. This information session will cover everything you need to know step by step, including how to define your project, meeting the criteria, which support materials to include, how to calculate costs and organise your budget. 

WHEN: Monday 27 July, 7:00 – 8:00pm 
WHERE: Virtual session over Zoom 

Carclew’s Creative Producer – Regional Youth will deliver a Grants Information Session covering Carclew Project Grants and current grants offered through Country Arts SA. Registered attendees will receive a link to participate prior to the session. 

Write on the Money | Presented by Helpmann Academy and Carclew
WHEN: Tuesday 11 August, 5:30 - 7:00pm
WHERE: Online webinar over Zoom
Write on the Money is a free webinar for creatives applying for grants with either Carclew, Helpmann Academy or both. This will be a practical, informative session to help you secure the support you need to get your project off the ground. Learn how to summarise your project, respond to criteria, conquer your budget, and make a selection panel sit up in their chair and take notice


All applicants are encouraged to discuss their proposal prior to submitting a grant application. You can make a consult booking with a Carclew staff member below. 

NB: No consults will be available in the final week before the application deadline. 

Project Grants - Individuals

Project Grants - Organisations

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