Bendigo Art Gallery with students

  • arts & culture
  • regional

    This program has closed for the current financial year.  The material below is available for guidance only.  Please join enews to stay up-to-date with Creative Victoria’s funding programs.

    The Engaging Audiences program supports cultural facilities funded through the Regional Partnerships program to extend audience engagement programming in order to deepen engagement with current audiences and support growth in new audiences.

    Funding available

    $5,000 - $50,000. Applications for more than $20,000 must have a minimum of 20% in cash co-funding.

    Who can apply

    Cultural facilities currently funded through the Regional Partnerships program.

    Key dates

    Round opens: 14 February 2019 using the Creative Victoria Grants Portal

    Round closes: 5pm, 14 March 2019 for activity commencing from 1 July 2019.

    Please note it takes approximately 12 weeks from the closing date until funding results are available.

    Who to talk to

    Rohini Sharma on 03 8683 3157 or at
    Tania Grant on 03 8683 3117 or at

    Links and downloads

    Engaging Audiences program guidelines DOC, 188.0 KB
    Application drafting tool (DOC, 88.0 KB)
    Budget drafting tool (XLS, 103.5 KB)
    Information for all applicants
    Creative Victoria Grants Portal
    2017 (March Round) Recipients
    2017 (August Round) Recipients
    2018 (March Round) Recipients