The Significant Sporting Events Program helps sporting, community and event organisations to deliver significant sporting events in Victoria.
Available Grants/Funding Categories
|Event assistance grants||Available to event organisers seeking funding support to assist with general operational costs associated with hosting events.||$20,000|
|Event development grants||Available to develop or expand events, or for events with high operational costs (typically more than $200,000).||$150,000*|
|Strategic event planning grants||Available to State and National Sporting bodies to assist with the development of sport strategic event plans that seek to identify future events that could be hosted in Victoria, and the requirements for doing so.||$20,000|
The following organisations are eligible for funding:
- National sporting organisations
- State sporting associations
- Regional sports assemblies
- Local government authorities
- Sport conference organisers
- Local sporting clubs and associations
- Private event organisations
- Not for profit organisations
Please note – eligibility is subject to additional supporting documentation.
In addition, to be eligible for funding applicants must be an incorporated body, cooperative or association (including business associations)
possess an Australian Business Number (ABN) and be financially solvent.
How to apply?
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Applications close: 30 June 2021
If you have any questions or would like assistance with your application, please contact (03) 5831 8456 or firstname.lastname@example.org