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Youth Grants

The Youth Grants are currently closed.

The Youth Grants support activities, projects, programs or events that primarily engage with young people (aged 12-25) and encourage social and civic participation.

Proposals that help increase skills, empowerment and / or resilience of young people in Canning are encouraged. This new grant category aligns to the City’s Youth Engagement Framework 2022-24.

Information for applicants

  • The maximum grant available is $5,000.
  • The grant has two funding rounds:
    • Round One – closes 14 August 2023
    • Round Two – closes 5 March 2024
  • Open to incorporated community organisations, sporting clubs and schools*. (*see eligibility of schools within the Community Grant Program guidelines, page four).
  • 50% in-kind or cash contribution required (i.e. to receive a grant of $5,000, the applicant must demonstrate a contribution of $2,500 or more towards the activity).
  • Applicants will be notified approximately six weeks after the closing date. Please ensure your activity timeline takes this into account.
  • Applicants are eligible to apply once to this grant in 2023/2024.

Please read the Community Grant Program Guidelines for full details.

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