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Find open opportunities & view your applications
The Application Dashboard lets you manage your applications and view the funding and training opportunities that are currently open for online applications.  To access the Application Dashboard click on ‘View Applications’ from...
Read the requirements & guidelines
Before you create your application check the general information that applies to all artforms, eg general eligibility,  on Creative New Zealand's website . There are also specific requirements and guidelines that apply to some activi...
Create or edit an application
After you have  found the opportunity you want to apply for and checked that you meet the eligibility criteria , you can create a new application. Steps: Click 'Apply Now'. Choose to create the application: ...
Invite others to join your application
You can invite others to contribute to your application from the 'Applicant Details' tab or you can ask Creative New Zealand to add others  for you. You can invite joint applicants (people or organisations will be jointly res...
Read the budget guidelines
Refer to the following budget guidelines when creating your detailed project budget. Contact Creative New Zealand  for further information. ► Administration and overhead costs ► Allowances (per diems) ► Amount requested ...
Create a project budget (using the form on the 'How Much' tab)
You need to include a detailed project budget as part of your application.  If you are applying for a publishing subsidy for the  Literature  artform or for the costs of a  Multidisciplinary arts  festival you...
Download an excel budget template
You need to   include a detailed project budget as part of your application. If you are applying for a publishing subsidy for the Literature artform or for the costs of a  Multidisciplinary arts festival you must use the speci...
Guidelines for adding documents and support material
When you apply you may need to attach documents to meet the eligibility criteria for the fund. You may also add other information to support the answers you have provided in your application. What support material is appropriate will depen...
Sign your application
Before you submit an application all applicants must sign the application by clicking the ' Sign' button.  ► Joint Applicants ► Signing on behalf of an organisation  Joint Applicant  If yo...
Submit your application
Important: You cannot submit your application after 5:00:00 pm NZ time on the funding round closing date so don't be late. All joint applicants need to sign the application before you it can be submitted. ...
Submit an updated budget as a condition of funding
If your application is approved you may be asked to provide an updated budget as a condition of funding. If you submitted your original budget in Excel format as an attachment to your application you need to provide your updated budget in Exc...