Brisbane History Grants 2018-19 recipients

The Brisbane History Grants Program comprises two funding categories:

  1. Community History Grants
  2. The Lord Mayor’s Helen Taylor Research Award for Local History.

The following Brisbane History Grant projects were approved in 2018-19.

Three organisations received a total of $62,000.00. 

One individual received funding of $22,000.00.

Community History Grant recipients

Brisbane History Grants 2018-19 recipients
Organisation Project Amount approved
Brisbane Community Arts Centre Ltd The project will produce a digital publication documenting the 40-year history of Brisbane's community arts at Metro Arts. $20,000
Brisbane Folk History Project Inc. The project will publish the 'Brisbane Folk: Folk music scene in Brisbane 1950 to now' manuscript and illustrations. $22,000
Craft Queensland The project will publish a book and produce a digital archive in celebration of artisan's 50th year in June 2020. $20,000

The Lord Mayor’s Helen Taylor Research Award for Local History recipient

The Lord Mayor’s Helen Taylor Research Award for Local History 2018-19 recipient
Organisation Project Amount approved
Dr Anne Monsour The project will inform and educate the local and wider community about the history of Lebanese communities in South Brisbane, Woolloongabba and West End since the 1880s, through creating a digital narrative, book and pop-up exhibition. $22,000
Last updated:28 June 2019