2019 GRANT APPLICATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED. Successful applicants will be notified by 23 September. Stay tuned for 2020 grants opening mid next year.

The ACT Children’s Week Committee offers small seeding Grants – to assist in organising your activity for Children’s Week.

Closing date – 30 AUGUST 2019 – no late entries after this date.

Receipt of Application will be acknowledged by automated email.

NB: If you do not receive an immediate email acknowledgement, please TRY AGAIN and email us at

Successful Grant Applications will be notified by 23 September 2019.


When promoting your event, please acknowledge that your activity is a ‘CHILDREN’S WEEK EVENT’


  • to be held in Children’s Week: 19 – 27 October 2019
  • to assist in increasing awareness of the needs, interest, rights and achievements of children and/or young people
  • to promote community involvement and cooperation
  • grandparent/intergenerational activities

This year ACT Children’s Week is again encouraging applications with a focus on grandparent and intergenerational activities (things like seniors helping with school activities or child care centres visiting local aged care homes etc).