Arts & Cultural Grant Scheme
Maroondah Council's Arts and Cultural Grants Scheme supports a diverse and culturally rich Maroondah through community driven projects, initiatives and events which increase arts profile and participation. These initiatives may focus on a wide variety of art forms.
The Arts and Cultural Grants Scheme:
- Increases community participation in arts and cultural activities. Enhance and celebrate local identity through high quality projects with artists and community.
- Build and strengthen local networks within the Maroondah community and to encourage partnerships and collaboration with community, business and Council.
- Strengthen the identity and profile of the arts in Maroondah through effective arts programming and marketing.
Arts & Cultural Grants Scheme 2017/2018
Open: Tuesday 28 March at 9am
Close: Tuesday 9 May at 4pm
Find out more about the Community Grants Funding Program 2017/2018, read the guidelines and SmartyGrants online program and application process here.
Arts & Cultural Grants Scheme recipients 2016/2017
Recipients of the 2016/17 Arts and Cultural Grants Scheme were as follows:
- Melbourne Welsh Male Choir $3,000
Singer of the Year Master Class Workshop
- Mullum Mullum Indigenous Gathering Place $2,000
Indigenous Artists Collective – workshops to develop artworks for exhibition at Maroondah Access Gallery.
- Uniting Care Harrison $3,950
All inclusive art exhibition
- Fresh Theatre for Social Change $5,000
Development + performance of Thirty Nine - 39% of homicides in Australia are a result of domestic violence.
Arts & Cultural Grants Scheme recipients 2015/2016
Recipients of the 2015/16 Arts and Cultural Grants Scheme were as follows:
- Chin Community Victoria (Falam) $1,100
Cultural Dance Course
- Eastern Karen Community Association of Victoria $1,100
Cultural Dance and Music Lessons
- Melbourne Welsh Male Choir $1,000
Singer of the Year Competition – increase profile
- OPUS 21 Big Band $4,285
Concert by the Lake Series
- Ringwood Heights Primary School $1,928
Tell Us a Story Ringwood Heights
- Studio4 Artists Inc $1,500
Forging Ahead in Figure Drawing – Master Classes
- UrbanLife Church Inc $4,800
Who is Welcome?
- Your DNA Creative Arts $4,500
All Inclusive Performance Festival
Find out more about eligibility, the application process of the Arts and Cultural Grants Scheme on Council's website.
For further information on the Arts & Cultural Grants Scheme contact Belinda Robertson on 9298 4537 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
To be placed on the Arts and Cultural Grants mailing list, please email your name, address and contact number.