Australia Day awards

Find out which unsung heroes and special people in our community were recognised at the 2017 Australia Day Awards.

Grant recipients

Learn which 2016-17 projects were approved under the Lord Mayor's Community Sustainability and Environmental Grants Program.

Suburban Initiative Fund

The Lord Mayor's Suburban Initiative Fund supports community projects. Applications are currently open.

Summary of programs

Read a summary of all available Brisbane City Council grant programs available to groups, organisations and individuals.

Community grants

Council provides funding to help local non-profit community groups to develop and improve facilities and services in Brisbane.

Arts and history grants

Learn about the range of art and history grants, fellowships and awards on offer by Council.

Environmental and sustainability grants

Funding is available for projects that improve Brisbane's natural environment and sustainability.

School grants

Council provides financial assistance to schools for sports facility upgrades. Find out if your school is eligible.

Find what you need

Australia Day Awards

The Lord Mayor's Australia Day Awards recognise the people in our community who have gone above and beyond to help improve the lives of others.

Grants recipient profiles

Read about some of Council's previous grants recipients and learn valuable tips to help you apply for a grant.

Heritage Incentive Scheme

Council offers professional advice and financial assistance in the form of grants to owners of heritage-listed places.

Lord Mayor's Suburban Initiative

Find out how your community groups can receive funds to recognise contributions towards building stronger communities in Brisbane.

Seniors Celebration Donation

This grant helps senior citizens groups to cover the cost of activities such as social outings and Christmas parties.

Register your interest

If you would like to be notified about opening dates of the next grant rounds, you can register your contact details online with My Community Directory. Click on the 'register' button on their website and follow the prompts. Council will access this data to email community organisations when appropriate grant programs open for application.

Register now


18 April 2017