The Creative Communities Scheme is a partnership between Council and Creative New Zealand that helps to fund local arts projects.
Applications for the next round of funding are now open until 5pm 11 August for local arts projects that take place for the 12 months between 22 September 2017 and 22 September 2018
To qualify to apply for funding through the scheme, your arts project must do at least one of the following:
- Create opportunities for local communities to engage with and participate in arts activities
- Support the diverse arts and cultural traditions of local communities
- Enable and encourage under-18s to engage with the arts.