Youth Arts Scholarships

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Our Youth Arts Scholarships aim to further the arts ambitions and futures of local young people aged 12 to 21 years.

Funding rounds close the 3rd Friday in August each year.

Applications of up to $1000 can be made.

Funds are made available for:

  • mentoring and tutoring of advanced level skills, or
  • entry level skill development for young people experiencing disadvantage.

Disadvantage includes young people experiencing:

  • a disability
    • physical
    • intellectual
    • mental illness
  • Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander background
  • family financial circumstances that exclude access to basic art skills development in a selected medium or genre.

Word document  Youth Arts Scholarship Application Form

For more information contact Council's Community & Cultural Development on:

(02) 4232 0444