Grants & Funding

Q Music does not distribute grants however there are a number of organisations that offer grants and other types of funding to Queensland musicians and music organisations.

To explore some of these options download the 2012 Q Music Grants Calender [Exel format] and view the websites below.

If you require assistance with applying for a grant Q Music offer grant services to members for a fee. For more info on these click here.

Links to funding opportunities

APRA Music Grants

PPCA Performers' Trust Foundation

Australia Council for the Arts – Music Grants

Austrade – Export Market Development Grants

Australian Government, Office for the Arts – Music Funding

ArtStart Grants

Artslink Queensland – Regional Funding

Arts Queensland

Brisbane City Council – Creative Sparks Program

Brisbane City Council – Lord Mayor’s Young and Emerging Artists Fellowships

The Seed – Arts Grant Fund

Creative Partnerships Australia


Info on how to apply for a grant

Download the Grant Application Info Sheet [pdf]

Youth Central Grant Info