Quick Response Grant

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Quick Response Grant

Quick Response Grants assist regional artists, arts organisations and communities to take up professional or skills development or small project opportunities that would otherwise be limited by the constraints of other funding programs.

This fund is only open to applicants from regional and remote Western Australia.

The Quick Response Grant is now closed and will re-open in July 2019.

Funding is available throughout the year and can cover any reasonable expenses, such as artists’ fees, conference registrations, materials, and/or travel and accommodation costs.

Is this the right grant for you?

  • Has an arts opportunity presented itself at the last minute and needs to be responded to swiftly?
  • Are you are a regional Western Australian artist, arts-worker, not-for-profit organisation, community group, or local government?
  • Are you ineligible for other forms of financial assistance?
  • Will your project encourage and support sustainable economic, social and cultural development?
  • Will your project increase employment and professional development opportunities for regional and remote artists, and/or raise the profile of regional and remote artist?

The Quick Response Grant offers two funding categories:

  • Individual – up to $2,000. This funding provides support for individual artists and arts workers in regional Western Australia.
  • Community – up to $4,000. This funding provides support for small-scale arts development initiatives for organisations in regional Western Australia.

How to apply

  • 1. Read the Quick Response Grant Guidelines
  • 2. Contact Country Arts WA Investment Officer Hannah Chambers at 1800 811 883 (regional freecall) or 9200 6200, or via email hchambers@countryartswa.asn.au us to discuss your idea
  • 3. If eligible, Country Arts WA’s Investment team will send through the link to begin your application

Links and downloads

  • Quick Response Grant Guidelines
  • Logos and acknowledgements
  • Application budget template
  • Acquittal budget template

  • For further information and to start your application, please contact a Country Arts WA Investment Officer on regional freecall 1800 811 883 or 08 9200 6200.

    The Quick Response Grant is supported by Regional Arts Fund, an Australian Government initiative supporting the arts in regional and remote Australia. The Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund is provided through Regional Arts Australia.

    Quick Response Grant
    EligibilityCurrently closed - will reopen July 2019
    Available fundingUp to $2,000 for individuals
    Up to $4,000 for organisations
    ContactHannah Chambers
    1800 811 883 (regional freecall)
    9200 6200


    Contact a Country Arts WA Investment Officer on 1800 811 883 or 9200 6200 to begin your application.

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