Creative and history grants

Brisbane City Council offers a range of creative and history grants, awards and fellowships for artists, arts workers, creatives, historians, and local organisations.

Visit Creative Brisbane to find out what else Council has on offer to creatives in Brisbane. From artist and producer opportunities to performances, events and more.

Grants update

Brisbane City Council has prioritised funds to create the new Lord Mayor’s COVID-19 Direct Assistance Program in 2020-21. This Program will support our community organisations as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Refer to the Lord Mayor’s COVID-19 Direct Assistance Program to check your eligibility and to find out more.

See information about creative and history grants and awards available for 2020-21 below.

Grants and awards currently open

The following creative and history grants or awards are open for application.

Grants and awards currently closed

Grants to return in 2021-22

The following Council creative and history grants are not available in 2020-21. These grants are scheduled to return in 2021-22.

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Last updated: 4 November 2020