Funding available

$5000 to $25,000 (GST excl) per project.

Who can apply?

Victorian councils only.

To be eligible, councils must partner with community stakeholders, such as community, resident and sporting groups, schools, local police, small businesses and traders’ associations.

To apply

The applications for 2017-18 Graffiti Prevention Grants are now closed. A full list of projects funded since this program commenced can be found here.

Types of projects that may be funded

Initiatives may include, but are not limited to:

  • environmental design initiatives to cover walls vulnerable to graffiti vandalism, such as vertical gardens and plants, murals and public art
  • place-based activities that encourage space activation and community ownership to care for an area which is a graffiti hotspot
  • graffiti removal activities and resources for use by project partners that form part of broader graffiti prevention efforts
  • anti-graffiti education initiatives to engage the community, in particular young people.

    Need inspiration?

    Check out some of the projects we have previously funded in the case studies provided on this website. There are also a range of videos on our YouTube (External link) channel, including case study presentations and graffiti education and awareness videos produced through previous graffiti prevention projects.

    Assistance

    For general enquiries about these grants, email graffiti@justice.vic.gov.au (External link) or phone 1300 221 249.

    For technical issues when applying, email service@smartygrants.com.au (External link) or phone (03) 9320 6888 when the grants open.

     

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