Arts and Culture Grants

Two actresses performing - photo by Anna Kucera
Photo credit: The Hen House Development Residency PYT Fairfield by Anna Kucera

Creative Communities Grant

From 1 March 2024, not-for-profit groups and organisations can apply for a one-off Creative Communities Grant of up to $5,000 to support creative projects that empower communities to voice important issues, while further developing cultural knowledge and artistic skills. Submissions close 1pm on 2 April.
Application here

Need advice on your application? Register for an advisory session                               
Advisory sessions provide support to improve your Creative Communities Grant application with a one-on-one session held at the Whitlam Library. Each session is up to 40 minutes. Bookings essential via Eventbrite. Click below to book a time. 

Advice over the phone                                                                                                        
Phone and online advisory sessions are also available from Wednesday to Friday. Sessions available until Thursday 28 March. Email or call 9725 0222 to make an appointment. Council staff will contact you to arrange a suitable time. 

To make the most of your session, send us your Creative Communities Grant proposal and tell us what project area you seek advice on ahead of your session time (e.g., budget, project partnerships, auspicing)

If you require an interpreter or have additional access needs contact one week prior to your session, so we can better support you.