Funding

Funding opportunities and resources to support arts and culture in the Western Bay of Plenty.

Creative Communities Scheme

The aim of this funding is to increase participation from the local community in the arts sector, support the diversity of local cultural traditions and encourage and engage young people to participate in local arts. You do not have to be an established artist, organisation or business to apply.

Jann Medlicott Creative Arts Scholarship

The Acorn Foundation Jann Medlicott Creative Arts Scholarship is valued at $5,000 and awarded annually to support the study of creative arts of any genre.

Coker Classical Arts Scholarship

The Acorn Foundation Coker Classical Arts Scholarship is valued at $1,000 and awarded annually to a Year 13 student who wishes to pursue studies in classical art at Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland.

Annie Hill – Funding & Projects

Annie is available for one-on-one appointments to discuss potential funding avenues for your creative endeavours. She provides advice on writing funding applications, structuring your project, and funds that might be suitable for you. Contact Annie today!
annie@creativebop.org.nz

Funding Knowledge Base

We’ve consolidated all our tips and tricks to assist you in successfully applying for arts funding.

Funding Sources

A comprehensive list detailing the funding sources available for arts and culture funding in Aotearoa.

Scholarships & Awards

Check out the scholarship and award opportunities open to creatives in Aotearoa.

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