NiTRO + Creative Matters

Perspectives on creative arts in higher education

Awards + Prizes

THE INAUGURAL DDCA AWARDS 2024 The Australian Council of the Deans and Directors of Creative Arts wishes to acknowledge contributions to creative arts in higher education across Australia. To support this, we are launching the inaugural DDCA Awards. The DDCA Awards are comprised of the following five categories:  1. Distinguished

The Kate Challis RAKA Award supports Indigenous creative artists. In 2024, the award supports the best script for film or television screened in the preceding five years. Applications open: 15 Apr 2024 Applications close: 1 Jul 2024 Total value: up to $25,000 Read more @ Uni Melb…

We have extended the deadline for the call out for nominations for the 2023 ACUADS Grant and Awards Scheme. Nominations are due by the extended deadline: Wednesday 13th September 2023. ACUADS Grant and Awards Scheme information 2023 ACUADS Grant scheme One grant of up to $5000 AUD will be awarded this year. Submissions are open to individuals or

2023 ACUADS Grant scheme One grant of up to $5000 AUD will be awarded this year. Submissions are due 1st of September.  2023 ACUADS Awards SchemeThe call for nominations for the awards scheme is now open and will close on the 1st of September 2023. Successful recipients receive $500AUD in addition to a citation and a presentation of a pin at the annual ACUADS conference.

The University of South Australia Samstag Museum of Art Scholarships program will allow a handful of Australian artists to develop their artistic capabilities and skills through a dedicated period of practice-based learning. The once in a lifetime opportunity for Australian visual artists to complete a year-long placement in an art

ENTRIES for the 2023 AWAPAs are NOW OPEN AWAPAs categories include prizes for books, exhibition catalogues, artist led publications, Indigenous Australian, Māori and Pasifika art writing. The Awards are sponsored by a number of universities, art museums, associations, publishing bodies and individuals. Applications close Friday 28 July, 2023 Read more @