Local History Grants program
The Local History Grants Program funds activities that preserve, record and share the local, social and community history of Victoria and Victorians.

What is on offer?

Local History Grants Program 2019-2020

The 2019-2020 round of Local History Grants will be open to applications Wednesday 6 November 2019, closing midnight 8 January 2020.

We will hold a Grants information session on Saturday 30 November. Click here to register.

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Before starting, we strongly recommend that you read the Application Guidelines which provide important information about the eligibility criteria. A list of Frequently Asked Questions is also available.

The online application form must be completed by a person authorised to submit the grant on behalf of the applicant organisation.

Grants Online User Registration
The online process allows applications to be saved and completed at a later time. You will be required to register as a Grants Online user in order to ‘Save as Draft’ or ‘Submit’ an application form. If you are already a Grants Online registered user, you will be directed to enter your username and password when you ‘Save as Draft’ or ‘Submit’ the application. If you are not a Grants Online registered user, you will be directed to create a username and password.
It is recommended that applicants start the process early to allow sufficient time to obtain necessary supporting documents.

Need help?
If you require further information on the Local History Grants Program or assistance submitting your application, please call the Grants Information Line on 1300 366 356 on any weekday between 8.30am and 5.00pm (except Public Holidays) or email


99 Shiel St, North Melbourne VIC 3051, Australia

Local History Grants program

99 Shiel St, North Melbourne VIC 3051, Australia

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