To assist local community organisations in providing services to the Stonnington community, Council provides annual Community Grants and Arts and Cultural Grants.

Arts and Cultural Grants Program

The City of Stonnington’s Arts and Cultural Grants Program supports local organisations and art based initiatives wishing to present quality, innovative Stonnington-based activities which enhance the cultural, community and economic development of the City, including festivals and events.  


Community Grants Program

The City of Stonnington provides assistance to eligible not for profit/charitable, organisations providing Stonnington based programs by way of Community Grants and fee waiver on the use of Council facilities to enhance services, events and social activities thereby enriching the lives and meeting the needs of the Stonnington community.

Applications for the City of Stonnington's Community Grant Program 2018/2019 are now open.

Applications close at midnight on Tuesday 27 March 2018.

Prior to commencing an online application via the Smarty Grants Program please view the documents below.

Word Documents:

 Community-Grants-2018-2019-Policy-Adopted-Council-5-February-2018.doc(DOC, 276KB)

 Community-Grants-2018-2019-Guidelines-Adopted-by-Council-5-February-2018.doc(DOC, 294KB)

PDF Documents:

Community-Grants-2018-2019-Policy-Adopted-Council-5-February-2018.pdf(PDF, 322KB)

Community-Grants-2018-2019-Guidelines-Adopted-by-Council-5-February-2018.pdf(PDF, 307KB)


Please contact Civic Support Officer Judy Hogan on 8290 1331 or email for assistance if required.