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Arts Grant

Former arts grant recipient; Undercurrent cast developing their new performance work. Image credit: Samuel Bruce, 2021. 


Arts Grants invests in artists and creatives to develop and deliver artistic, cultural, or creative activities in Walyalup / Fremantle that engages with the local community in meaningful ways. 

Key dates


Opening date

Closing date

Grant amount

Assessment timeline

Funding agreement

Arts grant round 1

1 October 2023

31 October 2023

Up to $7,500


Up to six weeks


One year 

Arts grant round  2

1 March 2024

31 March 2024

Up to $7,500

How to apply

If you need assistance in accessing information, contact us through the Accesshub. Give them the City of Fremantle number you want to call.

TTY users can also contact us on our direct TTY line 08 9432 9777.


The City of Fremantle will run information sessions and an online grant writing workshop for the March grant round.

Grant information session 1: Thursday, 7 March 11:00am to 12:00pm, Mardoo Room, Fremantle Library register here 

Grant information session 2: Monday, 18 March 5:00 to 6:00pm, Mardoo Room, Fremantle Library register here 

Online Grant Writing Workshop: Tuesday, 12 March 6:00pm to 7:00pm register here


When the grant round opens (1 October or 1 March), the round will appear on the City's Smarty Grants portal where applications can be submitted.

Information sessions are provided, as well as one on one meetings, to help people prepare their proposals.

It is essential that you contact the Grant Officer via prior to submitting a grant application. 

For more information, including eligibility and assessment criteria please refer to the Arts Grant guidelines. 

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Previous recipients

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