The Regional Arts Fund (RAF) Annual program is designed to assist arts groups, community organisations and Local Governments to deliver high-quality annual arts and cultural events that encourage community participation and audience engagement from people living in regional and remote communities.
Funding may support annual arts and/or cultural events that:
- Demonstrate the ability to continue to push the boundaries with arts outcomes, community engagement and sustainable cultural activity to develop the event each year.
- Have been running for a minimum of three years.
- Are separately branded from the applicant organisation and already has a demonstrated impact in the community. This may include an annual festival, showcase or exhibition.
The RAF Annual Event program will support up to four annual events to receive triennial funding of $25,000 per year for their Annual Event ($75,000 total). It may fund up to 50% of your activity costs and you must demonstrate at least 50% income, or your application will be ineligible.
Closing date for applications: Thursday 11 March 2021.
For more information about the grants and how to apply for them, please visit Regional Arts WA.