City of Launceston Grants

Event and Community grant opportunities

City of Launceston Grants

Small Event Sponsorship Program

Funding will be provided to small community events held in the Launceston Municipality where the local community is the main audience. Events will deliver an inclusive experience, encouraging community participation, creativity, and will build community spirit, foster pride and a sense of place. Small community events will support a diverse major events calendar and will contribute to making Launceston a desirable place to live, work and invest.

Round one offers up to $5,000 of funding for events held from 1 August 2021 - 31 December 2021. Applications close 15 March, 2021.

For more information please visit City of Launceston Event Sponsorship

Major Event Sponsorship Program

Funding will be provided to major events held in the Launceston Municipality, where local, intrastate, interstate and international attendees are the main audience.  These events will deliver an inclusive experience, encouraging community participation, creativity, and will build community spirit, foster pride and a sense of place.  They will also deliver tourism and economic returns to the Launceston community, building our profile and reputation as a great place to live, visit and invest.

Round one is open for events held from 1 August 2021 - 31 December 2021.

Level 1 - up to $12,500
Would typically be an event held in the Launceston Municipality attracting audiences from local and intrastate areas.

Level 2 - up to $20,000
Would typically be an event held in the Launceston Municipality attracting larger audiences, from local, intrastate, interstate and/or international areas
.

Applications will close 15 March, 2021.

For more information please visit City of Launceston Event Sponsorship

Community Grants Program (Organisations)

The Community Grants (Organisations) Round 2 - 2020/2021 supports organisations delivering projects/activities held in the Launceston municipality which result in social, cultural and environment benefits for the Launceston Community.

Up to $5,000 of funding is available, with applications closing 31 March, 2021.  The funding round is for projects commencing after 31 May 2021.

For more information please visit City of Launceston Community Grants 

Community Grants Program (Individuals/Teams/Groups)

The City of Launceston Community Grants Program provides assistance to:

  • young people aged 18 and under, living in the municipality, for sporting, academic or cultural endeavours

Online applications for Community Grants for Individuals and Teams/Groups can be made year round subject to budget availability.

For more information please visit City of Launceston Community Grants 

Advice and Support

Prior to completing an application, if you wish to discuss your application with the Grants and Sponsorship Officer to determine your eligibility please contact;

Stephanie Berns
Grants and Sponsorship Officer
T 03 6323 3351
E stephanie.berns@launceston.tas.gov.au