Indigenous Languages and Arts program

Indigenous Languages and Arts program

The Indigenous Languages and Arts (ILA) program supports Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to express, preserve and maintain their cultures through languages and arts activities around Australia.

Funding application period:  February 24, 2020 09:00 AEDT to April 06, 2020 23:30 AEST

To apply for funding through the Indigenous Languages and Arts program, organisations should submit an application using Department’s SmartyGrants online portal. The SmartyGrants application form is designed to assist applicants to demonstrate how their proposal meets the objectives of the program by addressing all the assessment criteria. All eligible applications will be competitively assessed against the assessment criteria.

The ILA program guidelines include eligibility criteria and information about the application and funding process. The guidelines can be accessed at the Australian Government’s GrantConnect website.

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