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Palmerston North Performing Arts Trust

Got a brilliant idea for a local performing arts project? Let us know! You could be eligible for funding.

Arts Heart educational development project scheme

The Arts Heart scheme provides up to $5,000 for performing arts organisations to run educational development projects that foster talented young performers. Eligible projects include workshops, summer schools, and master classes that focus on specific performing arts disciplines.

For more information and to apply, download the application form at the bottom of the page.

This year's funding round is open from 28 June to 2 November.

For help with your application or advice on project eligibility, email Carly Chang.

Next Step scholarships

If you’re a performing artist aged between 15 and 30 and want to develop your career through performing arts education, you may be eligible for a Next Step scholarship. The next funding round will be in 2018.