Christmas Grants

three holiday dressed attendees of previous carols events

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.

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 preview the application form.

Community Christmas Activation Quick Response Grants

Amount: up to $750

Key dates: 2019 Round 

Grant round opens: 14 September 2019
Grant round closes: 28 November 2019 (or until funds are exhausted)

Community Christmas Activation Quick Response Grants Guidelines(PDF, 729KB)

Apply online

Community Christmas Carols Grants

Amount: $1000 - 15 000

Key dates: 2020 Round

For Community Christmas Carols Events happening between 1 November and 24 December 2020. 

Grant round opens: Wednesday 5 August 2020
Grant round closes: 5.00 pm Monday 24 August 2020
Date of notification: September 2020

Community Christmas Carols Events Guidelines(PDF, 75KB)

Apply online here

View the listing of Community Christmas Activation Quick Response grants in 2017


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