Arts Recovery Support Initiative TAS

The Arts Recovery Support Initiative provides Tasmanian artists and art organisations with funding to help them sustain their art businesses and practices.

Close date: 15 Feb 2021 12:00 AM AEDT.

What do you get?

Funding of up to $10,000.

Who is this for?

Tasmanian artists and art organisations.


This initiative supports artists, art organisations and art businesses that have lost earnings as a result of cancellations due to COVID-19.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible you will need to:

  • demonstrate a decline of at least 30%┬áin total earnings over a 12-month period compared to the same period in the previous year (total earnings should include all operating revenue including grants, income earnt, JobKeeper and other subsidies)
  • demonstrate that they had a professional arts or cultural engagement that was scheduled to occur between 1 March 2020 and 1 January 2021 that did not proceed due to COVID-19 suppression measures
  • provide evidence that the cancellation, postponement, or part payment of a contract or agreement for an artistic or cultural engagement resulted in a loss of income.
  • have been operating since 1 January 2019

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Arts Recovery Support Initiative.

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