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2019 Sidney Myer Creative Fellows Announced

September 16th, 2019

Courage is at the core of the Sidney Myer Creative Fellowships and this year; nine exceptional mid-career artists have been announced as 2019 Sidney Myer Creative Fellows. They have been awarded to:  Lior Attar, music, Vic; Maxine Clarke, writing Vic; Ceridwen Dovey, writing, NSW; Natano Fa’anana, performance, Qld; Lydia Fairhall, producing, Qld; Alisdair Macindoe, dance, […]

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Myer Innovation Fellowships 2020

June 20th, 2019

Got a great idea in your bottom drawer? How about 12 months and $120,000 to bring it into the light? Over the past six years Myer Innovation Fellowship program has empowered 18 extraordinary individuals to realise their big idea. Among others, we’ve supported Marita Cheng AO (MIF 2016) to power ahead with robotics, Sophie Weldon (MIF […]

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Small Grants in Metropolitan Australia

June 3rd, 2019

Supporting Stronger Communities (SSC) is a new small grants program available for neighbourhood houses and centres around Australia. SSC gives neighbourhood and community houses and centres the opportunity to access funds to target poverty and disadvantage in their local communities. Supported by the Sidney Myer Fund, the Australian Neighbourhood Houses and Centres Association (AHNCA) is […]

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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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