Other Awards

Eligibility: Open to residents of Canberra and the region only.Other Awards

Tall Foundation Award 
An open grant of $3000 for new and emerging artists to help research techniques/themes for a body of work. This is designed for a post-graduate honours student who does not intend to do any further post-grad study and wants to kick-start their career.

Canberra Weekly AwardOther Awards
$1000 is offered as a general grant.

MPS Travel + Tours Performers’ Award Other Awards
2 x $1000 awards are offered for artists working in performance disciplines.

Other Awards

Shaw & Partners Award
$2000 is offered as a general grant                                                                             

Craft ACT Outstanding Practice Award

Other Awards$2000 is offered as a general grant


Workplace Research Associates Award
$1500 is offered as a general grantOther Awards

Capital Chemist Award Other AwardsA general grant of $1500 for a mid-career artist in any field.




Creations of Manuka Award
$1000 is offered for a mid-career artist.Other Awards



The Cook Creative Writing Prize
$500 is offered as a prize for creative writers.

Emerging Artists’ Awards

The All Insure Emerging Artist AwardOther Awards
3 x $500 grants that will be awarded to emerging artists.

The Canberra Museum & Gallery Emerging Artist Award
A grant of $500 that will be awarded to an emerging artist.

Craft ACT Emerging Artist AwardOther Awards
A grant of $500 that will be awarded to an emerging artist.



You can apply for these awards now by completing our Award Application Form

It is the policy of CAPO to award grants to individuals and cultural organisations for specific projects – not to contribute to general operating costs or to fund projected deficits in budgets.