Grants to help Aboriginal arts, culture

LOCAL Aboriginal arts organisations and individual artists can apply for a share of $100,000 in funding to help showcase and promote the Aboriginal arts and cultural sector.

The Aboriginal Regional Arts Fund (ARAF) offers individual professional artists up to $3000 and organisations up $15,000 in grants.

Arts projects with Aboriginal people in key creative roles, or which incorporate Aboriginal people as key presenters of the work, are eligible to apply for this funding.

ARAF funding is available for projects such as workshops, performances, exhibitions, festivals or events, and artist-in-residence programs that start after July 1.

Applications will close on Monday, March 10.

For more information and to apply, see Arts NSW website at www.arts.nsw.gov.au, email arts.funding@arts.nsw.gov.au or phone 1800 358 594.

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