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

Arts and Culture 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. 

Applications for the City of Stonnington Arts and Cultural Grant Program 2017/2018 are now closed and will reopen early 2018. For updates on the program please subscribe to our e-newsletter What's On Stonnington.

For further information about the Arts and Culture Grants Program please contact

Arts-and-Cultural-Grants-Guidelines-2017-2018.docx(DOCX, 88KB)


Community Grants

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 2017/2018 are now closed. Applications for 2018/2019 will open in early 2018.

 For information on the program, please view the guidelines: Community-Grants-2017-2018-Guidelines(PDF, 172KB).