NSW Seniors Festival Grants


Application for 2019 NSW Seniors Festival grants program are now open.

We are inviting local organisations and councils across the state to apply for a 2019 NSW Seniors Festival grant.

Applications are now open and will close at 11.59pm on Friday 10 August 2018.

The Grants Program provides $200,000 in seed funding to organisations and councils to run local festival events and activities that provide opportunities for people over 60 to remain active, healthy, engaged and contributing to their local communities.

Funding categories

Three funding categories are available to distribute $200,000 across the state:

  • Category 1: Up to $1,000 for small-scale local community events and activities.
  • Category 2: $1,001 – $5,000 for larger local community events and activities.
  • Category 3: $5,001 – $10,000 for large scale community and regional events and activities.