CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS TO THE NEXT NELSON CITY FUNDING ROUND
CLOSE at 5pm on 1st March 2022
For projects commencing after 1st April 2022.
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT FOR THE FOLLOWING FINANCIAL YEAR - JULY 2022 - JUNE 2023, BOTH CLOSING DATES WILL PERMANANTLY CHANGE BY ONE MONTH WITH CLOSING DATES IN EARLY SEPTEMBER AND APRIL EACH YEAR.
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 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.
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.
The 2020/2021 Nelson City Creative Communities Scheme received applications for assistance to the level of $86,721.98. Thanks to an additional $10,000 one-off covid recovery allocation form CNZ, the Nelson Scheme was able to allocate $56,789.00 to assist projects over the period.
The 2020 / 2021 Creative Communities Scheme Funding Recipients were:
Nelson Bays Harmony Chorus $600 - Karolina Gorton $2,000 - Rob Bloor $1,750 - Chroma Chamber Choir $1,000 - Tanya Nock/Cultural Conversations - $1,073, Virginia Woolf $2,000 - Chloe Loftus $1,830 - Nelson Summer Shakespeare $2,500 - Trish Sullivan $1,050 - Larisse Hall $1,200 - Nelson Women’s Centre $755 & $820 - Baroque Music Community & Educational Trust of NZ $1,000 - Arts Council Nelson Inc $1,800 - Muhammad Muzaffar Ali $3,000 - Laughlan J Campion $1,800 - Vicki Smith $2,087 - Community Art Works $1,000 - The Woven Women $2,000 - Centre for Fine Woodworking $1,000 - Primarily Dance $1,000 - Arts Council/ Pasifika Dance Group $662 - Mary Celeste $500 - Project 21 - $2096 - Nelson Fringe Festival - $3,020 - Te Ramaroa Trust $3,000 - Drama Lab $520 - Lesley Bandy $2,500 - Tanya Nock/Cultural Conversations $992 & $480 - Northpark Productions $2,529 - Jan Trayes $713 - Three Bridges Productions $1,300 - Ro Cambridge & Donna Chapman $1,570 - Larisse Hall $1,470 - Youth Health & Wellbeing Trust $2,000 - Sophie Ricketts $460 - Noreen Melvin $904