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Sunday, October 11, 2015


Deadline: October 30, 2015

This is an open call from the National Department of Arts & Culture targeting only functional Community Arts Centres to apply for programming grant.

Applicants should submit a three year proposals on the components provided below and a motivation why funding should be granted. This should also include annual detailed budget plan for each component for example year 1, 2 and 3.

The components are:
-       Annual community arts programmes that activate existing spaces within the centre
-       Training and development opportunity for young South Africans
-       Programming that facilitates nation building and social cohesion
-       Upgrading facilities

The following selection criteria will apply:

Functional community arts centres that have legal status as Non for Profit Institutions, including the copy of the constitution. (Organisation Registration documents; tax clearance certificate)

The Arts Centre must have the management and governance structures in place. (Centre Manager and the Board/Council), and their appointment letters.

Fully completed application form.

Only posted applications will be accepted.

Closing date for submissions is October 30, 2015. Post to Department of Arts and Culture, 481 Steve Biko Street, Cnr Steve Biko and Stanza Bopape Streets, Kindsley Centre, Arcadia, Pretoria, 0001. Alternative address: Private Bag X894, Pretoria, 0001.

For more information, contact Ms Susan Selepe; Ms Vanessa Mahibila or Ms Moneelwa Modiba