Arts centres must apply

2015-10-14 06:00

THE Department of Arts and Culture is calling the functional community arts centres to apply for a programming grant.

Applicants should submit a proposal on the components provided below and a motivation why funding should be granted.

This should also include the annual detailed budget plan for each component for three years.

The components are:) Annual community arts programmes that activate existing spaces within the centre;) Training and development opportunity for young South Africans;) Programming that facilitates nation building and social cohesion; and) Upgrading facilities.

The selection criteria: ) Functional community arts centres that have legal status as non-profit organisations (must have a copy of the constitution, the organisation’s registration documents and tax clearance certificate);) The arts centre must have the management and governance structures (of the centre manager and the board or council, with their appointment letters) in place; and

) The fully completed application form.

Only posted applications will be accepted. Closing date for submissions is Friday, 30 October.

Post applications to: the Department of Arts and Culture, 481 Steve Biko Street, Private Bag X894, Pretoria, 0001. The street address is corner of Steve Biko and Stanza Bopape Street, Kindsley Centre, Arcadia, Pretoria

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