Children’s Week Grants

There is a total grant pool of $6,000 available plus free promotion of Children's Week activities/events on offer. 

This grant is now closed.

Children’s Week is an international event designated by the United Nations and celebrated annually in the fourth week of October.  Children’s Week 2021 will take place between 23 to 31 October 2021.

Grant amount

Grants of up to $400 are available to support  both face to face community or online events and activities for children and families within the City of Greater Geelong municipality that take place during Children's Week.


Who can apply?

Community groups and organisations can apply for grants to assist with the cost an event or activity and/or for that event to be advertised and promoted in the Children’s Week online Calendar. The week is designed to celebrate and promote the unique contributions that young children make to our community and focus community attention on the needs and issues associated with early childhood.

You can also register to attend one of our grant writing and/or information sessions.


Applications open/close

  • Opened: 5 June 2021
  • Closed Monday 2 August 2021

Page last updated: Monday, 9 August 2021