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A pool of $60,000 is available and applicants can apply for up to $10,000.
This fund supports local creative individuals and organisations to undertake high quality creative projects that activate and benefit our community spaces.
You must read the full guidelines(PDF, 804KB) and speak with a Council officer before submitting your application.
Check out this information session that covers all you need to know about applying.
You can speak to a Council officer if you would like to discuss insurance options.
Applications must be submitted through Smarty Grants. Register and start a new application: you can save and return to your application at any time.
Apply for an individual project grant
Apply for a group project grant
Project submissions will be assessed at least 2 relevant officers from the Arts and Culture Team, and will score applications against 4 criteria. The officers will then recommend or not recommend the project for funding.
Final decisions will then be made by a Council manager based on officer recommendations.
Your project will be assessed on:
For a full breakdown of these criteria, including key prompts, read the grant guidelines(PDF, 804KB).
You will need to report on how your grant funds were used, including:
To successfully acquit your grant, you must submit receipts for your expenses.
The grants process is open and accessible to everyone, including if:
If you face any barriers to applying and would like to discuss these or any other ways we can help you, please contact us.
Hannes Berger on 9457 9913 or Hannes.email@example.com
Hiroki Kobayashi8673 4351 or Hiroki.firstname.lastname@example.org