The Chipolatas at Barefoot Black Tie; Gascoyne in May. Photo by Anton Blume.

Welcome to the
Department of Culture and the Arts
Online Grants


Important: before you begin or register, check your account type.

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Grants Programs

DCA’s grants and funding programs support emerging and established practitioners and workers across a broad range of art forms and disciplines. See what’s on offer this year.

General Information

Information on general eligibility for DCA grants, contact information for grants officers and closing dates is available here.

Hardcopy Applicants

Can’t apply online? DCA also accepts applications and acquittals in hardcopy. Forms are available for download here.

Applicant Resources

Download program handbooks, templates and other important resources to help you plan, prepare and submit your grant application.