Event Grants Program 2024/25: Round Two Now Open

Published on 28 May 2024

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Are you passionate about creating vibrant and inclusive events in Hume City? If so, we have exciting news for you! The Event Grants Program is back, dedicated to supporting event organizers in their mission to energize our community. 


Round Two: Now Accepting Applications 

Round 1 of the Event Grants Program concluded on 12 March, and we're thrilled to announce that Round 2 is officially open from today, Monday, 27 May 2024, until Monday, 1 July. 

This program offers funding up to $12,000, depending on your event's category and anticipated attendance. 

Round 1 Recap and Round 2 Focus 

Round 1 welcomed applications for Community and Neighbourhood Events (small and medium) scheduled between 1 July 2024 and 31 December 2024, as well as Major Events and Established Major Events planned between 1 July 2024 and 30 June 2025. 

For Round 2, we're focusing on Community and Neighbourhood Events (small and medium) happening between 1 January 2025 and 30 June 2025. Please note that all Major Events and Established Major Events were required to apply during Round 1. 

How to Apply 

If you're interested in applying, detailed guidelines and the application process can be found in the 2024/25 Events Grants Program Guidelines document on our website.  

Attend an Information Session 

Join one of our online Event Grant information sessions: 

At Hume City, we take pride in supporting events that strengthen community connections and add vibrancy to our city. So, if you’ve got an event idea or a celebration and need some help getting it off the ground, head to our website to learn more and apply.