ACT Government Grants

This website aims to help the community turn good ideas into great activities.

You can find information on grant programs across the ACT Government, including information on how to apply.

All grant programs are listed under two streams: Health and Community Wellbeing Grants and City and Territory Services Grants.

Grants open for applications

ACT Arts Fund - 2017  Project Open 

Close: 10 June 2016

Are you planning an exciting and innovative arts project for 2017? Online applications for 2017 Project Funding are open and will close 5pm, 10 June 2016.
An Information Session will be held at the Ainslie Arts Centre, Elouera St, Braddon on Tuesday 10 May 2016 from 5:30 – 6:30 pm.
Additionally, individual consultation sessions will be held at the Ainslie, Belconnen and Tuggeranong Arts Centres. For bookings phone 6207 2384.
For further information visit http://www.arts.act.gov.au or phone 6207 2384.

ACT Book of the Year Award Open

Close: 1 June 2016

Are you an ACT based author who had a book published in 2015? Nominations for the ACT Book of the Year Award are now open. The Award recognises excellence in literature and is valued at $10,000.
The closing date is 5pm, 1 June 2016. For further information visit www.arts.act.gov.au or phone 6207 2384.

Participation (Digital Communities) Grants

Open: 30 March 2016
Close: 20 May 2016

Participation (Multicultural) Grants

Open: 5 May 2016
Close: 15 July 2016

NDIS Community Participation Grants

Individual
Open: 1 February 2016
Close: 13 June 2016

Community Support and Infrastructure Grants

Open: 30 March 2016
Close: 20 May 2016

STEM 4 Business Internship Program

The fourth and final round is now open.

Health Promotion Innovation Fund

Open: Ongoing

Trade Connect Grant Program

Open: Ongoing

Innovation Connect Grant Program

Open: Ongoing

Past funding

If you want to know what projects have already been funded, most grant programs publish previously funded grant recipient information. To access this information please follow the links to each program and check their websites.