Mzansi Golden Economy Funding
The Department sends out a call for proposals on key MGE work streams once a year that is made available on the website with all relevant information.
Mzansi Golden Economy (MGE) 2018-2019 applications now open for submission:
The 2018-2019 MGE applications are now open for submission. Please pay attention to the revised guidelines and application form. Interested and eligible organizations, companies, and individuals are hereby invited to send applications and proposals for possible financial support and partnership with the Department:
Applications will be accepted in the following three programmes:
1 Cultural Events Programme
2 Touring Ventures Programme
3 Public Art Programme
Revised Guidelines and application forms can be downloaded below:
Hard copies can be collected from the Department of Arts and Culture office Sechaba Building, 202 Madiba Str, (Cnr Madiba and Paul Kruger Str, Pretoria) and at all Provincial Departments of Arts and Culture.
For more information please send email to the following officials during office hours:
Touring Ventures Programme – Ms Cathrine Mokoena at LekgoletsiM@dac.gov.za
Cultural Events Programme: Mr Dunisani Chabalala at Dunisanic@dac.gov.za
Public Art Programme – Mr Moleleki Ledimo at MolelekiL@dac.gov.za
Only posted and hand delivered application forms will be accepted. No faxed or e-mailed applications will be accepted.
There is no closing date for applications. Please pay attention to the guidelines. No urgent application will be accepted.
Funding Agencies for Arts Practitioners
For more information regarding funding for different disciplines within arts, culture and heritage sectors please contact the following institutions:
National Arts Council (NAC)
For more information click here NAC funding guidelines
Business and Arts South Africa (BASA)
For more information click here:
National Heritage Council (NHC)
For more information click here: NFVF Fund