2016 Cultural Fund Projects



The Big Issue $25,000 The Big Issue Fiction Edition
Helm Wood Publishers Pty Ltd trading as Centre for Stories $10,000 The Australian Short Story Festival
Australasian Association of Writing Programs $9,000 (over three years) Meniscus literary journal: expanding reach
Deakin University $20,000 Australian young adult reading behaviour in a digital era
The Australian Historical Association $24,000 (over three years) AHA-Copyright Agency Travel and Writing Bursaries, 2009-2010, 2011-2013, 2014-2016
NT Writers’ Centre $16,000 (over three years) Territory Read Awards
Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne $60,000 (over three years) Art & Australia Residential Fellowship Program
Desart Inc $11,365 Our Land Our Life Our Future
UWA Publishing $55,500 (over three years) Dorothy Hewett Award for an unpublished manuscript
Anne Summers Reports (ASR) $15,000 Illuminate
National Association for the Visual Arts Ltd $126,000 (over three years) The Copyright Agency Visual Arts and Craft Fellowship
Magabala Books Aboriginal Corporation $33,550 (over three years) Magabala Books Education Strategy
History Council of South Australia $2,000 History Council of SA Annual Lecture – Country Lecture 2016
proppaNOW INC $5,000 proppaNOW (May Activism Program)
Spineless Wonders $10,000 (over two years) Spineless Wonders Presents…Little Fictions
The Small Press Network $60,000 (over three years) SPN Independent Publishing Conference
The Literature Centre Inc $10,000 Celebrate Reading National Conference 2016
The Walkley Foundation $20,000 Walkley Digital Media Innovation Program
Express Media $19,200 (over three years) Toolkits – intensive, craft-specific online programs for young writers
The Walkley Foundation $45,000 (over three years) Walkley Training Program
Australian Network for Art & Technology (ANAT) $100,000 (over three years) Synapse: where art and science meet
Naomi Milgrom Foundation $9,600 MPavilion International Curator Forum




Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre $9,950 Fresh perspective: an Australian craft and design writer’s symposium
Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Co-operative $9,500 Boomalli Conversations – intimate encounters with prominent Aboriginal knowledge leaders
Sydney Review of Books $21,000 (over three years) 2017 CA-SRB Emerging Critics Fellowships
Australian Embassy Beijing $39,300 Australian Authors Week 2017
NSW Department of Education and Communities (DEC) $32,500 (over two years) Premier’s Copyright Agency Creativity across the Curriculum Scholarship’
Melbourne Press Club Incorporated $10,000 Supporting Young Journalists Project
National Gallery of Victoria $19,800 Melbourne Art Book Fair 2017
University of Queensland Library $45,000 (over two years) Creative Writing Fellowship
South Coast Writers Centre $10,000 Indigenous Voices from Junee Correctional Centre
Books Illustrated $20,000 Hello! from Australia promotional collective stand, Bologna Book Fair 2017
Australian Children’s Literature Alliance $24,000 2017 Australian Children’s Laureate Second Term Stipend
ACT Writers Centre $22,500 (over three years) ACT Writer-in-Residence Program 2017-2019
Association for the Study of Australian Literature $57,960 (over three years) ASAL Public Conference Project
Australian Booksellers Association $27,000 (over three years) Australian Booksellers Association Conference 2017, 2018, 2019
Artspace $13,000 52 Artists 52 Actions
Queensland Poetry Festival Inc $15,000 Queensland Poetry Festival 2017 – Distant Voices
Perpetual Limited $112,500 (over three years) Miles Franklin Literary Award 2017, 2018, 2019
Swinburne University of Technology $30,000 Inside Story Freelance Feature Series
Fellowship of Australian Writers (WA) $13,600 CAL/FAWWA Writers in Residency Program for 2017
Monash University Museum of Art $15,000 (over three years) Multilingual Knowledges of the Collection
Emerging Writers’ Festival $3,400 SeaACT Project Playwrights Residency
Guildhouse $16,000 The Collections Project
Library Board of Queensland $38,000 (over three years) Queensland Literary Awards – David Unaipon Award 2017-2019
Writers Bloc $2,190 Writers Bloc Short Courses
Queensland Dept of Education and Training (DET) $35,000 (over two years) 2017 Queensland Regional Author Tour and Online Literature Festival
Australian Association for the Teaching of English National Conference $20,000 2017 AATE/ALEA National Conference for teachers of English and literacy
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