Christmas Grants

Christmas Grants provide financial assistance for community or not-for-profit based organisations and groups to present Christmas carol events and Christmas activities.

Please read the relevant guidelines for program objectives, eligibility information and assessment criteria.  Strategies which you may need to address in your application are linked on this page.

The success of an application is determined by merit against the assessment criteria.  It is important to note that meeting all criteria does not guarantee that an application will be successful.

NB:  To commence an application you will first need to register online with SmartyGrants.  Click 'Apply Now' below and then 'Log In' on the following page.  You can then register as a user and commence your application.  From this page you can also download a preview of the application form.

  Grants category Grant amount Key dates Guidelines
Community Christmas Activation Quick Response Grants Up to $1000

Grant round opens: 1 October 2018
Grant round closes: Midnight 29 October 2018
Date of Notification: 8 November 2018

 Guidelines(PDF, 352KB)
Community Christmas Carols Grants  $1000 -

Grant round opens: 18 June 2018
Grant round closes: Midnight 16 July 2018
Date of Notification: 18 September 2018

  Guidelines(PDF, 569KB)

For a listing of Community Christmas Carols grant recipients in 2017:

For a listing of Community Christmas Activation Quick Response grants in 2017:


More Information

Capital City Strategic Plan 2015 - 2025

Creative Hobart Strategy

Social Inclusion Strategy

Grant and Partnership Acknowledgement Guidelines(PDF, 139KB)

Sample Auspice Confirmation Letter(DOCX, 12KB)

Australian Taxation Office - Statement by a Supplier Form


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