2018 Cultural Fund Projects

MAY 2018 SUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS

ORGANISATION AMOUNT PROJECT
Children’s Literature 
The Literature Centre $10,000 Celebrate Reading National Conference 2018
Society for Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators SCBWI $9,432 International SCBWI Biennial Conference
Cultural Institutions
Australian Academy of the Humanities $20,000 50 Discoveries that transformed our understanding of humanity
Education
AustLit, The University of Queensland $26,450 Teaching and Learning with BlackWords
Australian School Library Association $6,900 ASLA – 50 years of Leading Literacy in School Libraries
Poetry In Action $19,460 Poetry in Action: Unlocking the power of words
Journals 
The Big Issue Australia $22,000 The Big Issue Fiction Edition
Inside Story Publishing $15,000 Ideas for Australian Cities
Plumwood Incorporated $5,000 Plumwood Mountain: An Australian Journal of Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics
Prizes 
State Library of Queensland $30,000

(over 3 years)

Judith Wright Calanthe Award for a poetry collection
UNSW PRESS LTD $96,000

(over 3 years)

The Bragg UNSW Press Prizes for Best Australian Science Writing
Trade Associations 
National Association for the Visual Arts $50,000 Future/Forward
The Walkley Foundation $36,000

(over 3 years)

Advancing Australian arts journalism and criticism
The Melbourne Press Club $25,000 The Social Justice Journalism Fellowship
 Visual Arts 
ANAT – Australian Network for Art & Technology $90,000 Synapse – where art and science meet
Contemporary SA Inc trading as ACE Open $8,750 ACE Open Writers Commissions
Writers
First Nations Australia Writers Network $10,000 2018 First Nations Australia Writers Workshop Canberra ACT
MPavilion $16,000 MPavilion Inaugural Writer-In-Residence Program
WestWords Ltd $75,000 Writers in schools in Western Sydney
The Wheeler Centre $15,000 Residential Hot Desk Fellowship
Small Press Network $60,000 Independent Publishing Conference 2019-21
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