The BAF Grants Program is competitive. Applications are assessed against a set of criteria and an interview process. Grants will not be awarded for ongoing tuition fees.

Key Dates

Applications open > Thursday 1 June 2017
Applications close > Friday 14 July 2017

The application is a modifiable PDF document, designed to be completed at your own pace. Make sure you save the PDF to your hard drive before completing.

Application Process

Ensure you are eligible by reading the Ballarat Arts Foundation Grants Program Guidelines. Download the application form as a PDF, complete the form and include all supporting documentation as specified. Email your completed submission to

Applications can be considered outside of the grant round under exceptional circumstances.