The Innovation Award is a $25,000 one-off grant to realise a creative, inspirational and innovative idea within the creative industries.
Eligible applicants include artists, artsworkers, designers, producers, curators, collectives and arts or creative organisations, working in any artform or creative industry.
About the award
The Innovation Award is designed to encourage an innovative and enterprising creative workforce. The award:
- contributes to the Creative Brisbane Creative Economy 2013-22 strategy
- supports the development of creative enterprises by encouraging the development of new work and innovative approaches within Brisbane's creative sector.
There is one Innovation Award of $25,000.
Funding round dates
Applications for the 2017 Innovation Award open on Monday 26 September 2016 and close on Monday 7 November 2016.
|Year||Winner||Description of winning entry|
|2016||Lincoln Savage||Street Art Atlas is an interactive library which documents public art works and allows the public to travel back in time through the web-based gallery.|
|2015||Brett Leavy||Virtual Meanjin is an immersive and interactive virtual heritage time machine of the Brisbane cultural and environmental landscape as it was before settlement.|
|2014||Emily Craven||Story City is an interactive story experience that combines the beloved Choose Your Own Adventure genre with physical locations across Brisbane, allowing fictional adventure to become 'real'.|
For more information, phone Council on 07 3403 8888 and ask to speak with the Creative Communities team.