The Creative Communities Scheme (CCS) provides funding to local communities so New Zealanders can be involved in local arts activities.
Applications for 2022/2023 Round One open on 18 July 2022 and close at midnight on 15 August 2022 for projects starting after 1 November 2022.
The application form will not be available until 18 July 2022.
The scheme supports a wide range of arts projects under the following art forms:
Opens on 7 February 2022 and closes on 7 March 2022, for projects commencing after 1 May 2022.
There are no exceptions to the closing dates.
Your application will go to an assessment committee of people from the Christchurch area. They are appointed for their knowledge and experience of the arts and local communities.
You will be notified of the outcome of your request within three months of the fund closing.
Applications for 2022/23 round one open on 18 July 2022 and close at midnight on 15 August 2022 for projects starting after 1 November 2022
To get funding through CCS your arts project must do at least one of the following:
Please be aware that all recipients of the Creative Communities Scheme are required to:
Future funding can be withheld if accountability requirements are not met.