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2017 Artists with Disability Fellowship


The Artist with Disability Fellowship is offered by Arts NSW, in collaboration withAccessible Arts, to enable a professional NSW artist with disability to undertake a self-directed program of professional development.

The purpose of the Fellowship is to assist a mid-career and or established artist to build on their experience and consider significant activities and opportunities to support both professional development and career advancement. The program of professional development is to enable the development of skills, knowledge and networks, including through facilitated formal or informal learning opportunities and through the creation of new work.

The Fellowship is open to artists working in any artform including dance, music, theatre, visual arts, writing, hybrid/interdisciplinary arts and screen content. 

The Fellowship recipient will be awarded $30,000.

Applications open 20 September 2016 and will close 5pm (AEDT Sydney) Monday, 19 December 2016. The recipient of the Fellowship will be announced in May 2017.

Earlier Event: September 1
Australian Artists' Grant
Later Event: October 1
TASTE Riverina Festival