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.