The Arts and Culture Trust Grants has two grant programmes, namely; Once-Off Professional Development Grant and Three-Year Professional Development Grant. These grants aims to support the development of a reliable, sustainable and vibrant arts and culture sector in South Africa.
The Once-Off Professional Development Grant offers applicants up to R60 000.00 depending on their eligibility. The deadline for this call is 31 March 2016 for cycle 1 and 30 September 2016 for cycle 2.
The Three-Year Professional Development Grant offers up to a maximum of R90 000.00 (R30 000.00 per annum for three years). The three year funding cycles will from 2017-2019.
Preference for the grants will be given to the following geographical regions:
- North West
- Free State
Additionally, the following arts disciplines will receive preference:
- Arts Education
- Arts Administration
- Visual Art
The aim is to support not only projects taking place in geographical areas listed above but rather ensure equitable distribution of funds to all severely under-resourced areas and communities in all provinces.
More information on the grants: Arts and Culture Trust Grants_1
For further enquiries please contact Ms Kentse Moleli at KentseM@dac.gov.za or on (012) 441 3122.