Awards grants for the conservation, research and/or interpretation of historic houses or gardens, or collections and individual pieces already held by an institution.
To be eligible for assistance a museum/institution must:
a) Be recognised as a recipient institution under the Commonwealth Government’s Cultural Gifts Program or as an endorsed Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR)
b) Be open to the public
c) Be seeking assistance to: acquire, conserve or interpret an object or collection of objects or conserve or restore features of an historic building used for cultural purposes, its garden and/or surrounds.
Applications for acquisition grants are accepted at any time, while the deadline for those relating to conservation or interpretation projects is November 15th each year. Applications – including all images – should be submitted electronically via the portal on their website.
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