The purpose of the scheme is to support and encourage local communities to create and present diverse opportunities for accessing and participating in arts activities within their specific geographical area, as well as for defined communities of interest.
Applications for the 2019-20 year will be available through two funding rounds. Closing dates:
- 27 September 2019 for projects that commence after 8 October 2019
- 28 February 2020 for projects that commence after 2 April 2020.
Accounting for your grant
Accountability for funding received needs to be provided by grants recipients to be eligible for future funding. The following form is required to be completed and returned for every grant allocated.
The Creative Communities Scheme Project Completion Report can be found under 'grant applications' on our online services page.
Applying for a Creative Communities Scheme Grant
All applications must be made on Council’s online application form below so that all organisations are meeting the same requirements for supplying information for consideration.
Note: You should read the CCS Application Guide below prior to completing your application.