Multicultural NSW’s Local Council Grants Program aims to support multicultural festivals, events, and projects across NSW.
We’re looking for partners over a two-year period and will provide funding up to $500,000 per year over two years to a total of $1,000,000. Major Festival grant funding is available for festivals within NSW’s Six-Cities Regions that enhance social cohesion, promote community harmony.
Grants are available for major festivals delivered between:
- 1 January 2023 – 31 December 2023 for year 1 (total $500,000)
- 1 January 2024 – 31 December 2024 for year 2 (total $500,000)
Successful applicants will demonstrate how the major festival will build community social cohesion, benefit the local economy and how it will drive tourism for the area.
Applications closed at 3pm on Friday, 7 October 2022. No extensions to this deadline will be permitted.