Multicultural funding

Funding for multicultural experiences and groups to enliven the community.

Community Grants Program

Providing funding to empower culturally and linguistically diverse (CaLD) communities in Western Australia to design, deliver and partner on projects that address their needs.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Office of Multicultural Interests (OMI) offers grant funding through its Community Grants Program with a total annual budget of $500,000.

The program provides funding to empower culturally and linguistically diverse (CaLD) communities in Western Australia to design, deliver and partner on projects that address their needs. The program supports CaLD community-led activities that:

  • Celebrate and promote Western Australia's cultural diversity.
  • Build the capacity of individuals, families and communities to contribute to the civic and economic life of the State.
  • Improve the accessibility and effectiveness of services.

Available for

  • Organisations

Categories and amounts

  • ​Festivals (Up to $5000)
  • ​Community Capacity Building (Up to $5000)
  • ​Strategic Projects (​Grants over $30,000 and up to $50,000)
  • ​Strategic Projects (Up to $30,000)

KidSport

KidSport enables Western Australian children to participate in community sport and recreation.

KidSport enables eligible Western Australian children aged 5 to18 years to participate in community sport by offering them financial assistance of up to $150 per calendar year towards club fees.

Available for

  • Individuals

Categories and amounts

  • KidSport application ($150)

Targeted Participation Program

The Targeted Participation Program (TPP) provides funding for organisations to promote participation and active engagement of Western Australian communities in sport and active recreation.

The focus is on evidence-based low participation groups. Each year the target populations and priority locations may change, based on current data and assessment of need.

Please contact the Inclusion Team to discuss any potential projects.

Available for

  • Organisations
  • State Sporting Associations
  • Industry representitive bodies
  • Active recreation organisationss
  • Sport or active recreation clubs

Categories and amounts

Page reviewed 25 July 2019