Creative Communities funding applications are now closed for 2018/19

The funding of up to $3,361 (excluding GST) from the Creative Communities Scheme (CCS) aims to promote community wellbeing through participation and development in the arts.

Priority is given to applications that include:

  • Broad community involvement – the project will create opportunities for local communities to engage with and participate in activities
  • Diversity – the project will support the diverse arts and cultural traditions of local communities, enriching and promoting their uniqueness and cultural diversity
  • Young people – the project will enable and encourage young people (under 18 years) to engage with and actively participate in the arts

For further information or advice on your application please contact Orrin Kapua on (03) 3050 033, or at orrin@cic.govt.nz.

Previously funded projects

See these examples of previously funded projects, please contact Orrin for more information.

Chatham Islands Arts & Crafts pastel painting workshop

Painting the dump wall

Chatham Islands Wild Foods Festival