Applications now open for the 2018‑19 Participation (Multicultural) Grant Program. This Grant Program highlights and promotes community participation and cohesion, cultural diversity and social inclusion in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT).
Eligible organisations may apply for funding for the following:
- Community Radio Stations and Multicultural Community Broadcasters; and
- Multicultural community participation, social harmony and inclusion initiatives
Applications must demonstrate an active focus on projects, activities or initiatives to be held from 1 January to 31 December 2019 that contribute to one or more of the following
- strengthening and promoting a multicultural community;
- strengthening community participation and cohesion, cultural diversity and social inclusion;
- promoting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and heritage in the context of a diverse multicultural community;
- raise awareness of domestic violence issues in multicultural communities; or
- employment and re-skilling programs and services for multicultural communities so they remain active and productive.
Guidelines and application forms available online at https://dhcs.smartygrants.com.au/PMG2018-19
Closing date for applications Monday 19 November 2018.