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The ANZ and Sydney Mardi Gras Community Grants will provide grants of up to $10,000 to LGBTQI not-for-profit community organisations, charities and individuals to help support local LGBTQI communities. Funding can be sought for a wide range of purposes including education and training, community development and creation, and arts and culture.

Who can apply: Australian residents, not for profit organisations, community groups and individuals whose project is of benefit to one or all of the LGBTQI communities.

Grants will be assessed on the following criteria:

  • Benefit that the project brings to the LGBTQI community
  • Creativeness and ingenuity of the project
  • Demonstrated capacity for the applicant to deliver the project

Funding will be broadly given to projects in the following categories:

  • Education and training
  • Creation, arts and culture
  • Community development (including sporting groups)
  • Independent category submissions

Grants will not support: 

  • Commercial business activity
  • Government organisations
  • Administration expenses
  • Mardi Gras Parade Float creation

Applications close: 1 July 2018.

More information and application

Contact: [email protected] 

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