Call For Applications For Funding 2016: Arts Projects And International Bursaries
The National Arts Council hereby invites individuals and registered arts organisations in the disciplines of theatre, dance, music, visual arts, craft, literature, multi-discipline and arts education to submit their applications for project funding.
Closing date: 09 December 2016
Outcomes date: 15 April 2017
Applications are invited for projects of national significance that are involved in the creation of new works, arts development, arts promotion, job creation, capacity building in arts entrepreneurship and projects that facilitate access to the arts. Furthermore, arts applications that promote environmental sustainability, nation building and social cohesion and have a strong community base conceived in collaboration with others working in similar fields will be preferable.
Post-graduate students wishing to pursue arts studies abroad in the fields of Craft, Dance, Literature, Multi-discipline, Music, Theatre and Visual Arts are also invited to apply. Students willing to access NAC funding should be prepared to return to and work in South Africa to support the development of the arts in the country.
Conditions for acceptance of applications:
- All relevant sections of the application form must be filled in completely;
- All requested documentation must be submitted with the application form;
- Applications must be submitted on or before 09 December 2016.
This invitation is also open to arts organisations and individuals that support the involvement of women, youth and people living with disabilities.
Please note that late and incomplete applications will not be considered at all and no exceptions will be made. Application forms and funding guidelines are available from the National Arts Council office or can be downloaded here. [The NAC website is temporarily down, but you can download the application form here]