Storylines Art Bursary

The Story Lines Art Bursary is open to residents of the Ferny Grove Electorate and is sponsored by Mark Furner MP, the Member for Ferny Grove.

The Bursary's intent is to fund all or part of costs associated with the successful applicant's pursuit of studies or experiences to further their art and add value to the Ferny Grove community's creative potential. Artists may apply for the cost of purchase of materials, texts, course or study fees or other expenses deemed appropriate by the assessment panel.

2016 applications open Monday 11 July and close Monday 19 September. The applications will be judged by an independent assessment panel and the winners will be announced in October. The Major Award will be $2,000 with a Minor Award of $500.

Provide a four page application including this application form plus the following criteria to the Ferny Grove Electorate Office This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or PO Box 262 Ferny Hills QLD 4055.

  1. Statement of expertise – area of art covered (fine art, visual, decorative, applied, etc.).
  2. Statement of previous experience – including a photograph of previous work.
  3. Statement of intended outcome – including the anticipated benefit to the Ferny Grove Electorate art community and how the planned studies or experience will improve you as an artist.
  4. Plan of expenses – including a breakdown of how the bursary will defray intended costs.
  5. Plan of art produced – including a timeline of work produced as a result of studies or experiences.