Funder: Create NSW
Grant Background: The NSW Government has announced four inaugural Fellowship programs, valued at up to $30,000 each, to drive the personal, creative and career advancement of NSW artists, practitioners and arts and cultural workers.
Create NSW is partnering with eminent arts organisations to deliver the four new Fellowship programs to five recipients at a total investment of $150,000:
- Aboriginal Curator Placement (Emerging) in partnership with Art Gallery of NSW,
- Conductor: Orchestral Conducting Fellowship with Sydney Youth Orchestra,
- NSW Aboriginal Creative Fellowship with the State Library of NSW and
- NSW Musical Theatre Fellowship with Hayes Theatre Co.
The new Fellowships will connect emerging artists and cultural workers directly with established arts organisations to provide creative upskilling, mentorship and access to industry experts and opportunities to fulfil their career ambitions.