Creative Communities Local Arts Funding Scheme
THE NELSON CITY CREATIVE COMMUNITIES SCHEME
THERE ARE TWO FUNDING ROUNDS EACH YEAR IN - AUGUST AND MARCH
THE NEXT ROUND CLOSES 15 AUGUST 2019.
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 link above. Alternatively, contact us if you would like one mailed to you or you may collect one from the ACN Office:
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 email@example.com
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. Individuals must be sponsored by an incorporated society or legal body that will be responsible for administrating the funds.
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.
2019/20 Community Investment Fund Grants Open for ApplicationsApplications are now open for Community Investment Fund Grants, with a total of $71,393 available. Funding is to support not for profit community organisations to deliver programmes and activities that have a social development focus. Grants of up to $5,000 are available, with
applications open until 17 June.
For further information, funding guidelines and the online application visit http://www.nelson.govt.nz/services/community/funding/community-investment-funding/.
2017 - 2018 FINANCIAL YEAR
CCS GRANT RECIPIENTS:
Michael Lipscombe - Development of production 'A seamier Side of Lamb' $1,000
Lisa Allan - Script development with community input $1,000
Nelson Bays Harmony Chorus - Tutored Singing Workshops $493
Nel/Tas Filipino Community - Filipino Cultural crafts and performances $1,000
Nelson Theatrix - Production of Broadway Unplugged $450
Nelson Repertory Theatre - Director's Fees for 'The Full Monty' $1,500
Rock da House - Bi-annual Childrens Singing Festival $1,250
Nelson Jazz Club -Nelson Jazz Festival $2,000
Arts Council Nelson - Inter-generational collaborative Visual Arts event $833
Victory Community Centre - Mural Project $1200
Baroque Music Trust - Nelson Baroque Music Dance Concert $800
Chroma Chamber Choir - Summer Concert: Fantasia & Xmas selection $900
Fabtive Creative Arts - 2 Day holiday programme $420
Rose Shepard - Temporal' Exhibition as part of Dance Event $800
YMCA Nelson - YDP Youth workshop programme $450
B Sanders - Birdlife Productions Performance of children's puppet show $1,000
C & E Wingels + 3 Vis Artists - Exhibition of 'light' focussed artworks $840
Community Art Works - Creation of 'light' costumes $2,500
Nsn Women’s Centre - Sculpture Workshops $1,000
Nic Roland - Titans of Tunes 2,274 $1,200
IHC NZ Inc - Creative Expresssion Music Workshops $1,000
Nsn Symphony Orchestra - Concert $1,000
Paul McConachie - Youth Music Event $915
Victory Community Centre - Matariki Lantern Parade $1,200
NorthPark Productions - Home Invasion Production $1,200
Nikkie Karki - Fringe Improv Show $713
Toro Pikopiko Puppets- Performances and workshops $1,000
Nsn Festival of Shakespeare - Youth Theatre Competitions $755
Arts Council Nelson - Faces Photo-montage public artwork $1,335
Nsn Theatrix - Musical Production $1,200
Nsn Civic Choir - 2 Performances of Messiah $2,500
Dan Allan - Fringe One man show $1,200
Ghost Light Theatre - Live Recorded Performances $1,332
Lisa Allan- Improv Theatre Show $1,200