The ArtStart program provides financial assistance to recent creative arts graduates who are committed to establishing a career as a professional artist. Graduates who plan to earn an income, start a small arts business or gain employment as a professional artist in the visual arts, hybrid and media arts, performing arts, literature or as a community cultural development artist may apply via the online application process.

1st Round closes 2 March 2011; 2nd Round close 27 September 2011

Amount: Up to $10,000

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