Seeding Grants

Are you or your group or organisation based within the City of Vincent? Are you looking at starting a new, innovative project that will benefit the local community? Then the City of Vincent may be able to help with Seeding Grants.

A one-off amount up to $5,000 may be available for each individual project through this funding category. Grant applications are assessed and approved by Administration based on funding guidelines and criteria.

We offer two different type of Seeding Grants:

  • Cultural Kickstart Grants are available for new projects related to cultural development, artistic development, community art projects or events.
  • Community Innovation Grants are available for new projects related to community development, education or recreation.

Are you eligible? Read the guidelines and criteria first, then apply by completing our online application.

Applications may be submitted year round however, please note that applications for the 2021-2022 financial year will be assessed in 4 funding rounds as follows:

Round 1: 01 July - 30 September 2021 

Round 2: 01 October 2021 - 31 December 2021

Round 3: 01 January 2022 - 31 March 2022 

Round 4: 01 April 2022 - 15 June 2022

Applications should be submitted in the appropriate round to allow at least 6 weeks between application closing date and your anticipated project commencement date. Late submissions may be accepted at the City’s sole discretion.

Cultural Kickstart Grant

Guidelines and Criteria

Cultural Kickstart Grant Application - Online

Community Innovation Grant

Guidelines and Criteria

Community Innovation Grant Application - Online

More Information

Contact our Community Partnerships Team on 9273 6000 or email