Grants to support multicultural communities

We offer a range of grants to support Victoria's multicultural and multifaith communities.

Culture Kings and Queens event performers
Culture Kings and Queens event performers

Multicultural Festivals and Events Program

Applications are now open for the Multicultural Festivals and Events Program — encouraging Victorians to participate in festivals and events that celebrate and embrace our state's vibrant cultural diversity.

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Our multicultural grants

Our grants programs support communities to:

  • celebrate and share their culture and traditions
  • build social and cultural connections, community partnerships and leadership
  • improve multicultural community infrastructure
  • better engage and support newly arrived refugees and asylum seekers
  • identify and respond to racial and religious intolerance

Grant programs are run throughout the year, with different application periods.

Applying for Victorian Government funding?

Don't miss these important resources to help you to write a grant application or complete your grant reporting requirements

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Reviewed 21 February 2020

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Our grants help to strengthen Victoria's multicultural and multi-faith communities by funding festival and events, community facility upgrades and projects that address priority issues facing local communities.  

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