Covid Response Update

All of New Zealand is at “Orange” traffic light setting.

At Orange, there will be community transmission of COVID-19, with increasing risks to vulnerable communities, and pressure on the health system. Read more information about life at Orange >.

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Creative Communities Scheme Round Two Open

May 02, 2022

Round 2 of the 2021/22 year is now open

*** The Creative Communities Scheme (Round 2, 2021/22) has been extended and is now closing Wednesday, 11 May 2022***

Community groups and individuals are encouraged to apply for projects that:

  • demonstrate growth over time
  • develop and support local artistic communities
  • encourage a transfer or artistic skills.
  • diversity, inclusion, and projects with a youth focus are also encouraged.

An example is workshops teaching kids screen-printing techniques to create posters for display.

For more information see Creative Communities Scheme.

Applications close midnight Wednesday, 11 May 2022.