Grant Opportunities

Mornington Peninsula Shire is committed to supporting its creative community. Relevant grants to our Arts community include Creative Grants, Performing Arts Development Grants, Destination Events Grants and Community Events Grants. Sponsorship is also available for specific projects. 

Creative Grants

CLOSED - Funds now exhausted

Priorities in this grant stream:
  1. Arts and culture engagement programs
  2. Indigenous Arts and cultural Practices
  3. Public Art and exhibitions
  4. Priorities identified in the Arts and Culture Plan Arts and Culture Plan 2024 – Arts and Culture on the Mornington Peninsula (
  5. Priorities identified in the Music Plan Music Plan 2025 – Arts and Culture on the Mornington Peninsula (


Performing Arts Development Grant

CLOSED - Funds now exhausted

The Performing Arts Development Grant invests in Mornington Peninsula-based creative organisations and individuals that seek to develop and deliver new and innovative artistic works, grow employment opportunities for creative and cultural workers, and engage with communities with the performing arts. 

For more information on the Performing Arts Fund, and to apply in future rounds, click the link below.

Performing Arts Development Grant