Lunchtime Bite: Grant seeking and writing for beginners

A portrait of Lucy Hamilton, a person with light peach skin and dark hair. She is smiling lightly

A portrait of Lucy Hamilton
28 January 2022 - 12:00 to 1:00 PM
Lucy Hamilton
Do you have a project that needs funding support? Are you at a loss as to how to approach a grant application or find out what options are out there? In this session, Writers Victoria CEO Lucy Hamilton will give an overview of the options out there. You will learn how to approach a grant from demystifying guidelines, approaching application questions and gathering support materials, as well as who to go to for extra help.

This workshop will take place online. Full details for participation will be provided.

You will Learn:

  • A broad overview of the current landscape for funding in the Victorian arts

  • Top tips for tackling a grant application

  • Key questions to ask grant administrator

  • How to use support material effectively

  • Some helpful places to go for more information about grants


About Lucy Hamilton

Lucy has over ten years of arts administration experience. She has held roles at Express Media and Regional Arts Victoria, as well as voluntary ro​les with Multicultural Arts Victoria and the Human Rights Arts and Film Festival. She lived in the UK for 7 years, where she studied medieval French literature and had a brief stint in the world of advertising while working as a stage manager and production manager across comedy clubs, fringe venues and festivals.


Not a Member?

If you’re purchasing a full price workshop at $215, consider a full price one-year membership ($75) plus member-priced workshop ($155) will cost just $230 and give you discounts on all our services plus a year's subscription to ‘The Victorian Writer’ magazine.


And if you have a concession card, a one-year membership ($55) plus member-concession workshop ($135) will cost you only $190.


Phone: 90947855
Registration fee
Members $ 0.00
Non-members $ 25.00

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