Regional Arts Fund (RAF)
Category: Other, Small Business.
Program Status: In most states and territories, two funding rounds are held each year (closing in March and August).
Agency: Department of Communications and the Arts.
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Regionally-based artists, arts workers and organisations can apply for professional development assistance and creative arts projects involving community participants in regional and remote Australia. Eligibility and selection criteria vary from state to state.
Supports cultural development in communities across regional and remote Australia, and particularly encourages the establishment of networks and partnerships to promote social inclusion, the exchange of ideas and to create growth and opportunities in regional communities.