Regional Arts Fund


Regional Arts FundThe Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund supports sustainable cultural development in regional and remote Australia. The Fund meets the strategic priorities of supporting participation in and access to the arts and encouraging greater private sector support for the arts.

In Victoria, the Regional Arts Fund is administered by Regional Arts Victoria according to the objectives and general eligibility determined by the Australian Government.

Regional Arts Victoria administers two funding programs within the Regional Arts Fund arts grants:

  • Community Grants (applications for Round 1 2017 will open on Monday 9 January 2017 and close at 5.00pm Tuesday 14 March 2017)
  • Quick Response Grants The Regional Arts Fund Quick Response Grant Funding is currently closed and will reopen on Monday 9 January 2017. 

Get in touch with our team of Creative Arts Facilitators who run information sessions across the state.