Cultural Grants

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Community Grants

What’s your bright idea?

Council's Community and Cultural Grants program is now open! Please get in touch if you would like to discuss your grant idea.

Community and Cultural Grants

Council's Community and Cultural Grants program seeks to support programs or projects that work towards a connected, liveable, vibrant and creative community in the Woollahra Local Government Area.

  • The Small Community and Cultural Grants Program is offered twice per year for community initiatives up to $2,000.
  • The Large Community and Cultural Grants Program is offered once per year for community initiatives up to $7,500.

Applications for each of these grants round is to be completed online

Key Dates:

  • Applications Open - Monday 1 April 2019
  • Applications Close - Sunday 19 May 2019
  • Grants announced – by early July 2019

Please read the Community and Cultural Grants Policy and Guidelines for information about the program, and get in touch if you would like to discuss your grant idea.

Scope of projects

1. Community projects

These include but are not limited to services/projects/activities which complement the Council’s own services and identified priorities in the areas of families, children and young people seniors, social isolation, mental health, cultural diversity, people with disability, community safety, domestic violence, and building community partnerships and networks. Projects must foster inclusion and be open to the community.

2. Cultural projects

This includes a broad range of cultural development initiatives that are in line with priorities identified by Council. Examples include but are not limited to performing and visual arts and crafts, literature, film, design, history and heritage and their expression through public debate, festivals, exhibitions, performances, creative space, competitions and public celebrations of importance to communities. Projects must foster inclusion and be open to the community.

Previous grant recipients

View the list of previous successful grant recipients:

Enquiries

For more information, please contact:

Community Development
Telephone: 9391 7166
Email: community@woollahra.nsw.gov.au