In the past 35 years the Orange Regional Arts Foundation
has given approximately $700,000 to Arts activities
and projects in the district.

Grant Allocation

Individual/other grants have included

  • Ballet Student funding to attend International Ballet School in New York

  • International Librarian Conference Attendance

  • Music Workshops in Sydney for students

  • Fresh Orange Juice Project - a performing arts project for people with disabilities in the Orange Community

and most recently we have established the annual JUMP START ARTS GRANT for emerging artists up to $5000

Major recipients,
receiving $10,000 or more include:

VISUAL ARTS
2015
Orange Regional Gallery, “The Poetry of Space” Catalogue
$13,000

2013
Paul Selwood Sculpture
$20,000

2011
Orange Regional Gallery/Orange Health Service contribution for Curator
$15,000

PERFORMING ARTS
2012
Ellie Swiatkiwsky, Ballet Scholarship to Julliard School New York
$15,000

THEATRE
2012
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa performance
$11,000

MUSIC
2009
Orange Regional Conservatorium Grand Piano
$35,000