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Sidney Myer Creative Fellowship Nominations Open

April 15th, 2019

The Sidney Myer Creative Fellowships provide tax-free grants of $160,000 over two years to individual artists, arts managers and thought leaders in the humanities. Since 2011, the Sidney Myer Fund has awarded $11.68 million to 73 Fellows. Specific outcomes for the Fellowships are not required. The two criteria used to select Fellows are: outstanding talent and exceptional courage. Specifically, […]

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2019 Myer Innovation Fellows Announced

April 8th, 2019

2019 Myer Innovation Fellows Announced The Myer Foundation and Sidney Myer Fund are pleased to announce the 2019 Myer Innovation Fellows – Thomas King, Jo Kelly and Namunu Maddage. The Myer Innovation Fellowships support the development of breakthrough solutions to Australia’s most pressing social and environmental challenges and brings new talent to the social sector. […]

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Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards

March 6th, 2019

The winners of the Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards were announced by Ian Scobie AM, Director, Art Projects Australia at the Adelaide Festival on Monday 4 March at the Palais in Adelaide in conjunction with Adelaide Festival. The winners for the 2018 Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards are Bleach Festival (Qld) – Group Award; Genevieve […]

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Pilot Evaluation of Arts Sector Capacity Building Program

February 5th, 2019

The Arts & Humanities Capacity Building Program sought to strengthen and grow the independent arts and cultural sector in Australia by granting money to ensembles, collectives, groups and organisations that are highly connected within their sector and producing excellent work. The program was delivered over four years in each state and territory of Australia and co-funded by the Tim Fairfax Family Foundation, […]

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