Grants of up to $5,000 (excluding GST) are available to support the general activities of ethnic and multicultural organisations and groups that are voluntary, charitable and non-profit making. Organisations must have at least 20 current financial members or a list of member organisations to apply.

In the 2011-12 funding round OMAC received 536 applications in this category. Of these 411 were successful and the average grant was $1,400.

Examples of activities funded:

  • Running costs for multicultural clubs including rental, utilities, stationery, postage and public liability insurance, newsletters and websites
  • Costs associated with the running of club specific activities that target members

Click here for information on current grants rounds and general eligibility criteria.


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    Eureka Challenge

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    Hawthorn Cricket Club Come & Try Day

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    Spoken Word Sessions at the Melbourne Festival

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