The Regional Arts Fund (RAF) is an Australian Government Ministry for the Arts initiative supporting the arts in regional and remote Australia and delivered in Tasmania in partnership with Tasmanian Regional Arts. We administer two categories of grants: Community Grants and Quick Response Grants
Before starting an application please read the guidelines to ensure the eligibility of your project.
If you have a visual impairment that prevents your use of Smarty Grants please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
You may also book a time to have a phone meeting with our RAF Manager by clicking here.
You can access our grant resources by clicking here.
You can view previous grant recipients by clicking here.
You can view Northern Exposure recipients by clicking here.
You can download the Northern Exposure acquittal budget here
The Northern Exposure acquittal form can be found here
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Round 1, 2017 – For projects commencing after 1 July 2017
Opens: Wednesday 1 February
Closes: Wednesday 15 March
Funding Announcement: End of June 2017
Round 2, 2017 – For projects commencing after 1 January 2018
Opens: Tuesday 4 July
Closes: Tuesday 15 August
Funding Announcement: End of December 2017
Exciting and inspiring Tasmanian communities through arts and culture
There is no deadline for applications, which may be made as required. The QRG is a competitive grant round which closes once the funds have been expended. Applications are processed both on merit and on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.
Round 1, 2017 – THIS ROUND HAS NOW CLOSED
Round 2, 2017 – For projects commencing before 1 January 2018
Opens: Monday 3 July
Funding Announcement: Within 2 weeks of applying