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.

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!

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.