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Grants up to $1,000 are available to celebrate International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD), which is held on 3 December each year to recognise the contributions and achievements of people with disabilities, both visible and invisible.
Events and activities that:
Applications will NOT be considered for:
A panel consisting of members of Council's Inclusion and Access Advisory Committee will review the applications based on the selection criteria. You may also be contacted for further information and to discuss the project.
The decision of the Inclusion and Access Advisory Committee will be final, and applicants will be notified once the outcome is known.
If you have an idea for a disability inclusive event or activity, call the Disability Inclusion team on 0438 277 428 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit IDPwD to download event planning kits, which include ideas for events and activities, as well as posters and other resources for your celebration. Successful applicants are required to promote their event using at least two of the options from the IDPwD website.
Opening date: 1 June 2023
Closing date: 20 August 2023
Up to $1,000 from a grant pool of $7,000
Angela Clare, Disability Inclusion Officer
Phone 0438 277 428
We welcome contact via the National Relay Service
For more information about Council’s grant processes see our Community Grants Policy
View previous International Day of People with Disability grant recipients
To discuss your idea, or if you need this information in an alternative format call the Disability Inclusion Officer on 0438 277 428 or email email@example.com.