The arts play a significant role in supporting communities to tackle disruption and re-establish local connection, strength and resilience beyond the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The DLGSC and Lotterywest Creative Communities COVID-19 Recovery Program provides funding for artist-in-residence projects that engage communities and are delivered in partnership with artists and either a local government authority, local school, not-for-profit community organisations or not-for-profit community services organisations.
Applications are open to groups, organisations and individuals.
It is recommended that the application is submitted by the party taking the lead in managing the project. If successful, this primary applicant will be issued with the contract and be responsible for receiving payment and acquitting the grant.
the primary applicant is required to demonstrate collaboration and a partnership between all parties.
Please refer to the Residency category program guidelines and to the Collaboration category program guidelines for more detailed information.
Refer to the guidelines for more information before applying.