Update: Applications have now closed.
This package helps organisations evaluate their strategy and business planning in a time of change and/or development. It also provides training on how to diversify your organisation's income so it is more sustainable.
The international programme provides contestable opportunities to apply for coaching to develop an international strategy and to take part in market research and cultural exchange initiatives. Organisations can also be considered for international presentation opportunities on a case-by-case basis.
Organisations are able to apply for funding to receive specialist consultancy support to address areas in need of development or change, eg risk management, brand development, governance, audience engagement, strategic change and organisational development. Organisations need to have a proposal from a relevant consultant or consultancy to apply for a grant.
This new initiative will assist organisations to audit existing sponsorships and products so they can be aligned with sponsor partnership objectives. It will also help organisations understand the market value of an existing sponsorship, eg naming rights and identify opportunities to evolve existing, or develop new, products for sponsors.
Specialist provider The Gemba Group will provide coaching on one or more of the following modules via an application process:
Senior managers and staff who are responsible for sponsorship and revenue development and/or monitoring and implementing an existing sponsorship strategy.
At least six places for organisations in the Toi Tōtara Haemata and Toi Uru Kahikatea investment programmes.
These grants are to help arts organisations develop an international strategy and acquire and apply strategic planning skills.