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.
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.
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.
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.
To apply for the Major Local Community Events Grant, please click below.
Tourism Event Attraction Grants
Open: 9am, Tuesday 14 July
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
Open to owners of Heritage listed properties within Frankston City. This program provides financial assistant for repair, restoration and enhancement works.