Community Grants Program


The latest round of Monash Council's Community Grants Program applications closed on Friday 8 December 2017. 

Local community groups and organisations were invited to submit applications for cash and in-kind funding for programs, services, projects and events taking place in 2018/19. 


  • Community Strengthening Grants
  • Community Partnership Grants - Specialist Services
  • Community Partnership Grants - Neighbourhood Houses
  • Positive Ageing Grants
  • Arts and Cultural Projects Grants
  • Community Events Grants
  • Major Festivals Grants

    MCGP Policy and Guidelines

    The Monash Community Grants Policy and Guidelines document, as well as some other helpful documents:

    MCGP Policy and Guidelines 2018/19 (pdf, 488KB)

    MCGP In-Kind Printing Guidelines 2018/19 (pdf, 611KB)

    MCGP Monash Hall Hire Booking Request Form (pdf, 328KB)

    Grants Template Documents

    Local Emerging Artists Grants

    The Local Emerging Artists Grants scheme is a new program to support professional development and training for eligible artists that can in turn benefit the Monash community.

    Applications are open all year round. 

    Find out more on the Local Emerging Artists Grants.

    Neighbourhood Matching Grants

    The Neighbourhood Matching Grants scheme provides funding to neighbourhood groups for local activities that are inclusive and connect neighbours.

    Applications are open all year round.

    Find out more on the Neighbourhood Matching Grants.

    Contact details

    For general enquiries, please contact:

    • Community Grants team on 9518 3649
    • Arts and Cultural Events Grants team on 9518 3636, or
    • Email:
    • National Relay Service - 1800 555 660

    To find out more on the previous funding rounds, visit Community Grants allocations.

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    Last updated: 12 January 2018