The Department of the Premier and Cabinet (DPC) is responsible for the administration of multicultural grant programs. These contribute to the South Australian Government's commitment to supporting our most vulnerable and aspirational communities and celebrating diversity through festivals, educational and capacity building events and intercultural projects.
Multicultural Grants Program
The Multicultural Grants Program features the following streams of funding to support our multicultural communities.
Grants to assist multicultural organisations to improve their governance and strengthen their capacity building skills. Applications are currently on hold until further notice.
Find out more about the Advance Together grants.
Grants to assist multicultural organisations to host festivals and events to celebrate cultural diversity. Applications for Celebrate Together Small Grants (Round 2) are scheduled to open in early August 2020.
Find out more about the Celebrate Together grants.
Grants to assist multicultural organisations to expand their capacity by upgrading community facilities or purchasing equipment to meet the needs of culturally and linguistically diverse communities. Applications are now closed.
Find out more about the Expand Together grants.
Grants to assist multicultural organisations to develop and deliver projects that strengthen families and communities and improve their access to better social and economic opportunities. Applications will be open again in late 2020 for projects that will be delivered in 2021-23.
Find out more about the Stronger Together grants.
Come Together Multicultural Festival Grants Program 2019
There are three grant categories to support multicultural community groups to showcase their culture through a performance, activity or stall at the 2019 Multicultural Festival.
Applications are closed.
Find out more about the Come Together Multicultural Festival Grants Program 2019.
Other funding opportunities
Department of Human Services’ Grants SA program provides grants to community organisations to improve community participation, wellbeing and quality of life for South Australians. New COVID-19 Support Grants of up to $10,000 are now available for community organisations. Applications are now open and close on 30 October 2020.
GRANTassist provides current information on other South Australian Government assistance and programs for communities, clubs and individuals.
Community Grants Hub provides a current list of grant opportunities from the Australian Commonwealth Government.
View details about grant recipients.
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