Music Works Quick Response Grants provide support to individuals, groups and organisations to cover immediate opportunities in Regional Activity, Building Capacity (Professional Development) and Connecting to Markets areas of funding.
Download the Music Works - Quick Response program guidelines (DOC, 207.5 KB).
- $1,000 - $5,000 for individuals
- $1,000 - $15,000 for groups/organisations
Who can apply
- Victorian-based professional music practitioners working in contemporary music from all genres and career stages
- Victorian-based managers, technicians, venues and small to medium industry organisations
Applications for funding are made using the Creative Victoria Grants Portal
For activity commencing from 11 October 2018:
Round Opens: 23 August 2018
Round Closes: 5pm, 20 September 2018
Please note: It takes approximately 3 weeks from the closing date until funding results are available.
For activity commencing from 7 February 2019:
Round Opens: 3 January 2019
Round Closes: 5pm, 17 January 2019
For activity commencing from 18 April 2019:
Round Opens: 21 February 2019
Round Closes: 5pm, 21 March 2019
Please note: It takes approximately 4 weeks from the closing date until funding results are available.
Note: as the Victorian State election will be held on Saturday 24 November 2018, the Victorian Government will assume a caretaker role from 6:00 pm on 30 October 2018 until such time that either it becomes clear that the incumbent government will be returned, or when a new government is commissioned.
In line with the caretaker conventions, the incoming government will determine whether to proceed with this funding program after the caretaker period.
Who to talk to
- Kaushali Seneviratne: 8683 3106 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
Links and downloads
Music Works - Quick Response program guidelines (DOC, 207.5 KB)
Application drafting tool (DOC, 103.5 KB)
Budget drafting tool (XLS, 103.0 KB)
Tour itinerary template (XLS, 52.0 KB)
Music Works - Frequently Asked Questions
Information for all applicants
Creative Victoria Grants Portal