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COVID Development Grants

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Making an Application


COVID Development Grants will provide targeted support to individuals, groups and the ‘small-to-medium’ arts and cultural sector in NSW in recognition of their role as important generators of cultural and artistic activity and crucial employers of artists across the state. 

COVID Development Grants invest in the creation, development and/or presentation of new works, the employment of artists or arts/culture workers and new development and new opportunities that mitigate the impact of disruption on artists and organisations across NSW.


Round dates

Applications open 19 August 2021 and will remain open until funding is depleted.


Funding Amount

Individuals and Groups can apply for up to $5,000.
Small to Medium Organisations can apply for up to $10,000.


Contact and Support

Refer to COVID Development Grants for more details or contact a Create NSW staff member if you need any advice between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday:  

Alternatively you can contact us on:

Telephone: (02) 8289 6520

You may also wish to refer to the Making an Application Help Guide for some guidance on the forms and requirements.