Individuals

Individuals

Inclusion Support Grants

75% of club fees, up to $200

Open: 9am, Monday 2 August

Applications are received monthly until grant funds are fully expended in FY2021–2022.

Open to school aged children up to the age of 18 years, residing in Frankston, needing assistance to join a local, not-for-profit sports club. Applicants must hold a health care card or pension concession card.

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Student Scholarship Grants

up to $750

Applications Now Closed

Funding assists Frankston City students who have been impacted by COVID-19 with monetary support to purchase text books and/or assist with educational fees for students who are studying at higher education institutes (e.g. Chisholm Institute of TAFE) as part of Council’s Community Care Package. 

Youth Grants

up to $600

Open: 9am Monday 12 July
Close: 5pm Monday 26 July

The Victorian Government, through the ‘Engage!’ Program gives funding to Council to offer a Youth Grants program.

The Youth Grants Program aims to support young people experiencing disadvantages that limit their ability to gain financial support for materials, equipment and courses for their education, training and/or career aspirations.

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Major Local Community Events Grant

The Major Local Community Events Grant is now open, applications will close 5pm Friday 20 August.

The grant provides funding to support locally initiated events that significantly benefit Frankston City residents and build local capacity for participation in, celebratory, cultural and artistic activities. The events funded will primarily attract local audiences, which enhance the quality of life of residents; celebrate local identity and culture; and provide a range of community benefits including participation, wellbeing and community connections.

Grant Guidelines:

Application

To apply for the Major Local Community Events Grant, please click below. 

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Tourism Event Attraction Grants

$12,000

Open: 9am, Tuesday 14 July 
Applications: CLOSED

The Tourism Event Attraction Program has been designed to attract events that drive economic returns outside of the event and give both visitors and residents year-round reasons to seek out and experience our City’s urban bayside location.

Two grants have been made available through the program, to support event management companies wishing to create or relocate their tourism event to Frankston. 

To date, the program has supported the delivery of 20 events over four years. These events have attracted over 200,000 people and have contributed an additional $35.157 million into the local economy.

Local Heritage Preservation Grants

Up to $10,000

Open: 3 August 2020
Applications: CLOSED

Open to owners of Heritage listed properties within Frankston City. This program provides financial assistant for repair, restoration and enhancement works.

Contact Us

Local Heritage Preservation Grants:
Senior Strategic Planner
Frankston City Council
P. 1300 322 322
E. info@frankston.vic.gov.au

Inclusion Support Grants:
Program Integration Officer
Frankston City Council
P. 1300 322 322
E. communitygrants@frankston.vic.gov.au

Student Scholarship Grants:
Libraries Manager
Frankston City Council
P. 1300 322 322
E. tammy.goodwin@frankston.vic.gov.au

Youth Grants:
Youth Central
Frankston City Council
P. 03 9768 1366
E. engage@frankston.vic.gov.au

Major Local Community Events Grants:
Events
Frankston City Council
P. 1300 322 322
E. frankstonevents@frankston.vic.gov.au

Environmental Sustainability Grants:
Coordinator Environmental Planning | Coordinator Environmental Services
Frankston City Council
P. 1300 322 322
E. communitygrants@frankston.vic.gov.au

COVID-19 Recovery Grants:
Program Integration Officer
Frankston City Council
P. 1300 322 322
E. communitygrants@frankston.vic.gov.au

COVID-19 Urgent Grants:
Program Integration Officer
Frankston City Council
P. 1300 322 322
E. communitygrants@frankston.vic.gov.au

Artist Project Grants:
Head of Programming
Frankston City Council
P. 1300 322 322
E. tammy.ryan@frankston.vic.gov.au

Creative Industries Grants:
Head of Programming
Frankston City Council
P. 1300 322 322
E. tammy.ryan@frankston.vic.gov.au

Business Grants:
Business Concierge
Frankston City Council
P. 1300 322 322
E. businessconcierge@frankston.vic.gov.au