Local Area Grants
Social Change through Creativity Grants
Fairfield City Council’s Social Change through Creativity Grant Program encourages and supports creative-based projects that include and address issues of importance in the community.
The awarded projects must meet all of the grant selection criteria and at least one grant priority area. One-off grants of up to $5,000 are available to not-for-profit groups or organisations.
2020 applications open 28 February and close 30 March.
Council delivers a number of grants workshops and mentorship programs each year. These workshops are designed to assist applicants to learn important grant writing skills, including developing an idea into a grant project, devising a budget, and basic project management.
Thursday, 13 February 2020
Fairfield School of Arts
19 Harris St, Fairfield
Saturday, 22 February 2020
Cabramatta Community Center
Cnr Railway Pde &, McBurney Rd, Cabramatta
To view in Arabic, Vietnamese, Chinese, Assyrian and Spanish Click Here.
Council provides hour long one on one mentorship sessions for potential applicants. The mentorship sessions are most useful for applicants who have completed a draft of their application form and devised a clear project proposal. We recommend that you attend a workshop prior to signing up to a mentorship.
March 12, 14, 19, 21
1 hour sessions between 10-4pm
Workary, Whitlam Library Cabramatta
165 Railway Pde, Cabramatta NSW 2166
Sign up to Mentorships (Include your email and name to sign-up)
To sign up for an mentorship meeting please email firstname.lastname@example.org five days prior. If you require an interpreter or application form in your language, or have accessibility requirements, please contact Council on 9725 0382 five days prior to the scheduled event.