Place Activation Grant

This Program supports individuals, artists, community organisations and emerging businesses to deliver activities in the following categories:

Place Making Projects

Enable friends or neighbours to develop projects in their local community to strengthen the connections between people and the places they share, develop leadership skills and increase participation in community life.

Creative Industry Projects

For organisations, groups or individual artists to create site specific artwork(s) that respond and contribute to a specific place on the Central Coast, including design and installation of a small work or the first design development stage of a more ambitious work capable of being implemented via subsequent funding.

Social Enterprise Projects

For Social Enterprises that aim to generate economic sustainability in the social sector, increase the social and community outcomes generated by emerging local enterprises and support the development of innovative new enterprise models within the region.

You can apply for up to $5,000 per annum. A maximum of 10 applicants can be successful each year.

Key dates

Applications for this program are open twice a year: 14 August-15 September 2017 and 1-28 February 2018.

How to apply

Please read the Place Activation Grant Program Guidelines for additional information including criteria, eligibility and program objectives. 


More information

For more information, please contact Council’s Community Grants team on 4325 8850.

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