THE NEXT NELSON CITY CREATIVE COMMUNITIES LOCAL ARTS FUNDING ROUND
CLOSES at 5pm on 3rd April 2023
For projects commencing after 1st May 2023.
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THERE ARE TWO FUNDING ROUNDS PER YEAR WITH CLOSING DATES IN EARLY SEPTEMBER AND APRIL EACH YEAR.
Please find Application Guides and downloadable Forms below, but do not hesitate to contact Lloyd at Arts Council Nelson if you have any queries or require advice and/or assistance with your application.
Application guides in some other languages available below:
Arts Council Nelson administers the Nelson City Creative Communities Scheme on behalf of Creative New Zealand and Nelson City Council. Grants contribute toward arts based projects that clearly demonstrate community benefits. Please refer to guidelines below and do not hesitate to contact us if we can help with any inquiries you may have.
TO DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM: Please click the above link. Alternatively, contact us if you would like one mailed to you or you may collect one from the ACN Office at the Refinery ArtSpace, 114 Hardy Street Nelson.
Previous grant recipients may download a PROJECT COMPLETION REPORT FORM: Above.
If you are interested in finding out how to become involved as an assessor for this scheme, please contact: Lloyd Harwood - CCS Administrator on 03 548 4640 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
CREATIVE COMMUNITIES—NELSON CITY SCHEME
Funding Criteria To be successful, applications for support under the CCS must show that the proposed project meets one or more of these three funding criteria-
Grants are assisted with support from Creative New Zealand, Nelson City Council and Arts Council Nelson. Assistance is in the form of Grants only. Groups or individuals may apply.
Assistance from the appropriate Funding Scheme must be acknowledged in advertising, publicity material & other relevant documents. The Nelson City logo may be downloaded above.
ACN & CNZ may also ask for material to be supplied for promotional display purposes.
Nelson City Creative Communities Grants Awarded for the July 2021 – June 2022 Financial Year
Jill Sweeny: The Kids Sing Primary School Choral event $1500.00 - Samara Davis: Ano Me he Whare Puungawerewere $1000.00 - Pepin Productions: Seasonal Sessions (Pilot Showcase) $600.00 - Nelson Tasman Filipino Community: Paskong Pinoy (Xmas Celebration) $1200.00 - Brain Injury Assn (TOTS): Create your own sneakers $475.00 - Nelson Women’s Centre: Arts Exploration Classes $691.25 - The Whitehouse: Māori & Pasifika Te Whare Ma Arts Group $1200.00 - Cultural Conversations: Diwali Conversations (workshops/talks) $1450.00 - Cultural Conversations: Troll Rehab (Consultative Improv) $1000.00 - Nelson Arts Festival: Night Vision (Street performances/celebrations) $1500.00 - Joanne Eaglestone: Catching Breath (short-film) $1000.00 - Bridget Sanders: My Feathered Friend (puppet show) $1500.00 - Ragged Crow: Morris Dance Tour $500.00 - Linda Dimitrievski: Cloud Of Unknowing (group installation) $600.00 - Floral Art Society of NZ: Floral Art Designer of the Year $500.00 - Nelson City Brass: Recording Project $1500.00 - Nelson Symphony Orchestra: Teen Music (Youth composed concert) $1500.00 - Sally Hallmak: Nelson Youth Choir Concerts $500.00 - Patsy Burke: Young TOTS Film Making $2000.00 - Brook Waimarama Sanctuary: Youth Engagement workshop $794.00 - Music Therapy Nelson/ Cultural Conversations: Lullabies from the Columbian Pacific $740.80 - Chroma Chamber Orchestra: Northern Composers Concert $670.00 - Chloe Loftus: Excavate - dancer and excavator performance $1500.00 - Isabella Miller Bell: Songbirds of the South Concert $1500.00 - Little Green Man Productions Matariki Glow Show $2000.00 - Arts Council Nelson: Phill Sigglekow Exhibition $460.00 - Top of the South Film Makers: Sparks $1470.00 - Natureland Wildlife Trust: Container Art - Mural Project $2400.00 - Cultural Conversations: Crochet Collective - Paper Chain Colab $1000.00 - Cultural Conversations: Artist Spotlight Videos $1625.00 - Arts Council Nelson: A cause for discussion - art writings Project $2200.00 - Arts Council Nelson: ‘Potted' Community Mural Project $2000.00 - Judene Edgar: Horton Hatches a Controversy Performance $2250.00.