The City offers a wide variety of grants to support the Greater Geelong community.

Over $4 million in funding is available in 2021-22 to assist the community, arts, cultural, sporting, recreation, heritage and environment sectors. 

Listen to the grant overview in these languages:
Arabic, Dari, English, Farsi, Karen.

Our grants

Dates extended
Closing dates for several grants have been extended, see the table below.
Open grants Status Closing 
Arts Projects Grants Open 2 August 2021
Children's Week Grants Open  2 August 2021
Community Events Grants Open 2 August 2021
Community Infrastructure Grants Open 20 August 2021
Environmental Sustainability Grants Open 2 August 2021
Festival - Arts Grants Open 2 August 2021
First Nations Cultural Heritage Grants Open 20 August 2021
Geelong Heritage Grants Open  20 August 2021
Healthy and Connected Communities Grants Open 2 August 2021
Neighbourhood House Grants Open  2 August 2021
Seniors Festivals Grants Open 2 August 2021
Closed or coming soon Status
Community Gardens Establishment Grants Closed
Community Meals Grants Closed
COVID-19 Arts, Culture and Heritage Recovery Grants Closed
COVID-19 Business Recovery Grants Closed 
COVID-19 Quick Response Community Grants Closed
Geelong Major Events      -
Professional Development (Arts) & Quick Responses (Arts) Closed

 

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