Applications for 2018 NSW Grandparents Day event grants are now open.
There is $200,000 in grant funding available for NSW Grandparents Day events in 2018
The grants program, administered by the Department of Family and Community Services, funds community events that celebrate grandparents and provide opportunities for older people to participate in activities with their families and communities.
Successful grant recipients will design community events that provide opportunities for grandparents and other older people to participate in activities with their families and communities. Event organisers should seek to build community involvement in NSW Grandparents Day.
Three funding categories will be offered:
All funded Grandparents Day events must be held within two weeks of NSW Grandparents Day, that is between 15 October – 11 November 2018.
More information, including terms and conditions, is available in the Grant Guidelines.
All not-for-profit and community organisations, schools, childcare centres, and local government authorities based in NSW can apply. Workplaces or businesses that plan activities or projects that support the needs of older people can also apply.
To apply for a grant, you will need to complete an application through SmartyGrants.
Applications close on Friday 15 June 2018 at midday.
For more information about the event grants, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.