Grants Database

  • Program Area: Arts
  • Amount: $300,000
  • Project State: VIC
  • Year Granted: 2018
  • Grantee: Victorian Arts Centre Trust T/N Arts Centre Melbourne

Backstage in the spotlight: Building the technical production capacity of Australia's performing arts industry

This project will scale up Arts Centre Melbourne's Registered Training Organisation (RTO): providing additional traineeships, expanding our core training offer, addressing chronic shortages of skilled backstage staff in Australia's performing arts venues, and investing in the next generation of production leaders. Specific initiatives include the introduction of Certificate IV and Diploma-level courses for supervisory staff, training delivery in regional Victoria/Tasmania, trainee exchanges, and new safety modules.

  • Program Area: Arts
  • Amount: $200,000
  • Project State: VIC
  • Year Granted: 2018
  • Grantee: Ilbijerri Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander Theatre Co-op Ltd

Ilbijerri Indigenous Executive Leadership Program

This project is a three-year mentorship and executive leadership development program to prepare mid-career Indigenous producers for executive positions within Ilbijerri and in the performing arts sector more broadly. This program aims to become a successful model for increasing diversity in leadership for the entire sector, whilst also ensuring our growth as an Indigenous-controlled organisation with strong governance and world leading Indigenous artistic outcomes.

  • Program Area: Community Wellbeing
  • Amount: $180,000
  • Project State: VIC
  • Year Granted: 2018
  • Grantee: Weenthunga Health Network Inc.

Girls Resilience Program

To support the Girls Resilience Program, a program providing intensive support to school aged Aboriginal girls and young women attending tertiary health courses.

  • Program Area: Arts
  • Amount: $175,000
  • Project State: VIC
  • Year Granted: 2018
  • Grantee: Australian Art Orchestra Limited

Australian Art Orchestra music leadership mentoring and development program

This project creates leadership mentoring opportunities for young musicians and composers in order to develop the next generation of arts leaders in music. It will transform the sector through the fostering of a network of highly skilled people who specialise in music and who are able create and deliver projects of scale and ambition. It also fosters the broadening of that network to develop international connections and perspectives.

  • Program Area: Arts
  • Amount: $149,550
  • Project State: SA
  • Year Granted: 2018
  • Grantee: Guildhouse Incorporated

Catapult: Artist mentorship program

Catapult will propel Guildhouse's proven mentorship model, increasing aspiration and achievement for South Australian artists through increased financial support, a flagship international opportunity and ambitious mentor matching. Guildhouse will facilitate three rounds of flexible, funded career development mentorships for visual artists, craftspeople and designers over three years and conduct in-depth research to demonstrate impact. These mentorships form part of a broader, innovative program that includes other partnerships to encourage participation from regional artists.

  • Program Area: Medical Research
  • Amount: $140,000
  • Project State: National
  • Year Granted: 2018
  • Grantee: Telethon Kids Institute

Enabling Medical Research Institutes to Maximise Research Impact

To develop a framework of good practices and indicators in consultation with Medical Research Institutions which will enhance the Medical Research sector's capacity to translate research and knowledge into impact.

  • Program Area: Community Wellbeing
  • Amount: $130,500
  • Project State: VIC
  • Year Granted: 2018
  • Grantee: White Lion Inc

Fruit2Work (F2W)

To support the expansion of Fruit 2 Work, a social enterprise working to reduce recidivism through providing employment opportunities for ex-offenders.

  • Program Area: Arts
  • Amount: $117,000
  • Project State: VIC
  • Year Granted: 2018
  • Grantee: Lucy Guerin Association Inc

Support for a Studio Producer at Lucy Guerin Inc's new dance-makers hub

Capitalising on their new two-studio premises, the organisation will create a hub for dance-makers in Melbourne and pioneer a dynamic cultural enterprise: WXYZ Studios. This project is to maximise the space's capacity for artists who lack the infrastructure and support to develop their craft. The new position of Studio Producer will enrich the whole local contemporary dance sector, offering space, producing vital resources, mentorship and advocacy.

  • Program Area: Health & Disability
  • Amount: $50,000
  • Project State: VIC
  • Year Granted: 2018
  • Grantee: Eating Disorders Foundation of Victoria Inc

Peer Mentoring Program for adults with eating disorders

To deliver a peer mentoring program for people with eating disorders

  • Program Area: Community Wellbeing
  • Amount: $19,600
  • Project State: SA
  • Year Granted: 2018
  • Grantee: The Australian Centre for Social Innovation Inc

Building Design Capability in Australia's Not-for-Profit Leaders.

To design and deliver a pilot one day introductory session on Design Thinking for NFP CEO leaders to build leadership awareness and capacity.

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