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Wednesday, February 8, 2017


Deadline: February 28, 2017

This is an open call targeting only functional (operational) Community Arts Centres to apply for programming grant from the Department of Arts and Culture.

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 one, two & three.

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 February 28 2017. Applications must be mailed to Department of Arts and Culture, 481 Steve Biko Street, Cnr Steve Biko and Stanza Bopape Streets, Kindsley Centre, Arcadia, Pretoria, 0001 or to Private Bag X897, Pretoria, 0001.

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