PGAV PD Program - Regional Bursaries

Regional Bursaries - PGAV Professional Development Program

With the support of Creative Victoria , the Public Galleries Association of Victoria will provide bursaries to enable 23 regionally-based public gallery professionals to attend Professional Development sessions in 2018.

Regional bursary recipients will have the full cost of their registration fee covered only.

Semester 1 Applications Now Open
Applications to attend Sessions 4-6 are due: COB the Friday before each session. 

How to Apply

Please complete the Application Form and return to:
Eric Nash | Professional Development Officer
Public Galleries Association of Victoria

Terms and Conditions


  • Applications will be assessed by PGAV’s Executive Officer and Professional Development Officer.
  • Maximum of one (1) bursary per regional gallery per session may be granted;
  • Maximum of two (2) bursaries per session total may be granted;
  • All recipients will be required to complete a short evaluation of the program (pages 3-4) as a condition of accepting the bursary.

PGAV Professional Development Program
2018 Regional Bursary Supporter

Creative Victoria

four session package

*Four Session Packages are available to PGAV Members. Packages cost $1122 (GST incl), delivering a 15% saving, and can be used for any four sessions throughout the year.


Upcoming PD Sessions

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Raising Funds for Galleries
Tuesday 1 May 2018, 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Fiona Taylor, Fiona and Nicole Livingstone, 2017, linocut, edition of 3, 20.5 x 30cm
Courtesy the artist and Arts Project Australia, Melbourne
Making Your Gallery Inclusive
Tuesday 22 May 2018, 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Business Case PD session image
Manage People Effectively
Tuesday 5 Jun 2018, 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Foundations PD Session
Foundations – Making them work
Monday 23 Jul 2018, 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Courtesy of Bendigo Art Gallery
Profile Raising Essentials
Wednesday 15 Aug 2018, 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Influence and Negotiation
Influence and Negotiation Skills
Wednesday 5 Sep 2018, 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
MGA Gala Dinner 2016 © Monash Gallery of Art. Photograph: Sandra Davis.
Fundraising Events – Do they add up?
Wednesday 26 Sep 2018, 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
 Tour of the Rigg Design Prize at the National Gallery of Victoria as part of the PGAV Curatorial Intensive 2015.
Curatorial Intensive
Wednesday 17 Oct 2018, 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Sleep with Moths II
Mixed media
58 x 76 x 66cm
Collection Gippsland Art Gallery
Donated by Janie Michell through the Australian Government Cultural Gifts Program
Collection Management – Current Issues
Wednesday 7 Nov 2018, 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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