Dr Anthony Lynham

STATE MEMBER FOR STAFFORD

Celebrating Multicultural Queensland Grants Program – applications now open for funding for multicultural projects

Celebrating Multicultural Queensland Grants Program

6 February 2018 –

The 2017-18 funding round for multicultural projects to be delivered from 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019, is now open.

Under this funding round, total funding of $300,000 is available for projects with the maximum grant amount of up to $25,000 available.

Multicultural projects, in alignment with the principles of the Multicultural Queensland Charter, will build community relationships to:

  • Engage general community groups (including community associations, service clubs, and sporting groups) in connecting and welcoming migrants and refugees into a wide range of community activities and/or
  • Promote opportunities for people from diverse backgrounds to participate and contribute to community projects; support communities to become more cohesive and resilient, and build their capacity to respond to local needs and/or
  • Bring people together to celebrate our diversity and build a sense of welcome and belonging for all members of the community.

Download a copy of the Celebrating Multicultural Queensland grants program’s Funding Information Paper for Multicultural Projects (PDF) for information on priorities, funding criteria and what a strong application looks like.

Applications for funding close Friday, 9 March 2018.

Visit https://www.qld.gov.au/community/community-organisations-volunteering/funding-grants-resources/celebrating-multicultural-qld-grants-program for more information.