Creative Victoria provides direct support to Victoria's creative industries through a range of funding programs.

    Below is an overview of our grants and funding programs. View our Funding Calendar for details of upcoming rounds and application deadlines.

    VicArts Grants

    If you're a Victorian artist or organisation looking for support for a creative project or program find out about VicArts Grants. This open, competitive program supports a wide array artforms across a variety of different activities including development, presentation, community arts and international opportunities.

    For projects relating to contemporary music including creating work, building capacity or connecting to markets please go to the Music Works Grants program.

    Music Works Grants

    If you're a contemporary musician or music industry professional find out about our Music Works Grants program. This program supports contemporary music and is open to Victorian artists, managers, industry professionals and venues.

    Innovation in Marketing Fund

    The Innovation in Marketing Fund provides one-off support for projects that explore different ways of engaging audiences and building brand awareness.

    Organisations Investment Program

    If you're an arts organisation looking for stable, longer-term operational funding to underpin your creative program, find out about our Organisations Investment Program.

    Indigenous Professional Development Program

    If you're a Victorian-based Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander artist or arts worker looking to develop your practice or career, find out about our Indigenous Professional Development Program.

    Regional Development & Touring

    If you're looking to tour a professional production, performance, exhibition or program to regional Victoria, or would like to know more about how Creative Victoria supports regional arts facilities, find out about our Regional Development & Touring Program.

    Hong Kong Business of Design Week

    Hong Kong Business of Design Week grants to support Victorian design consultancies and design led businesses to join the trade mission and participate in Business of Design Week.

    Information for all applicants

    If you are thinking of applying to for Creative Victoria funding please read the pages in this section.

    Information for current recipients

    If you are in receipt of Creative Victoria funding make sure you have read the pages in this section

    Creative Victoria Grants Portal

    All applications for funding are submitted using the Creative Victoria Grants Portal, read this page for more information on the Grants Portal