Annual Grants

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Image of Polyglot 5678 Film Club, photographed by Theresa Harrison.

2020 Annual Grants

Our annual grants provide financial and in-kind support for community initiatives and projects. 

The 2020 Annual Grants have been announced and the Council has awarded 150 grants totaling $934,760.

The funded programs will address a wide variety of local needs and promote connectedness and well-being across Yarra. 

Click here to view the list of successful applications.

Annual Grants streams and categories

The Annual Grants are split into a number of different streams. Some of these streams also have sub-categories. These are:

  • Arts and Culture 
  • Community Development
  • Community Housing
  • Family, Youth and Children
  • Sports and Recreation
  • Sustainability
  • Youth-Led Grants

For further information about the funding priorities and maximum grant amount for each category see the Annual Grant Guidelines 2020.

Past grant recipients 

Over $860,000 in funding was awarded for 139 projects running in 2019. You can view a list of the 2019 grants here and detailed descriptions here

Have a question?

If you have a question about the Annual Grants, you can ask us online, or call us on 9205 5170 or 9205 5146.