Youth Grants

Regional Youth Activities Funding Program

Organisations and community groups are invited to apply for funding to run after-hours, weekend and school holiday activities for young people from 1 November 2018 to 31 October 2019.

The Office of Youth Affairs is seeking applications for youth activities and programs that engage young people aged 10 to 17, and support vulnerable young people to connect with existing youth services. 

This funding opportunity is a part of a larger commitment by Territory Families to support regional and urban communities in their provision and development of youth programs.

Applications for funding are currently being accepted for Alice Springs, Tennant Creek, Darwin and Palmerston. Grant guidelines and application forms for each region are below.

Funding details for Katherine and East Arnhem will be released shortly.

Please read the grant guidelines carefully before applying, and contact your Regional Youth Programs Coordinator for more details.”

Applications close COB 20 September 2018.





Youth Engagement Grants Program

Do you need some funding for an innovative event, program or project that engages young Territorians aged 12 to 25 years? If so, the Office of Youth Affairs may be able help make your idea happen!

The Office of Youth Affairs manages the Youth Engagement Grants Program. The program engages young Territorians through a variety of drug and alcohol free entertainment and youth development and leadership programs.

Grants of up to $500 available for individuals and grants of up to $2,000 available for organisations and community groups

Youth Vibe Holiday Grants

Youth Vibe Holiday Grants are available for activities and events occurring during the July and December/January holiday periods. Grants of up to $2,000 are available.

Applications for activities and events in December/January open in September.

Applications for activities and events in July open in March each year.

Quick Response Grants

Quick Response Grants of up to $500 for individuals and up to $2,000 for organisations and community groups are available for 2018/2019. Applications are open until 31 May 2019 or until budget is expended. Please note, applications must be submitted at least six weeks prior to the activity date.

Financial Forms

Once you have been informed you or your organiation have been successful in obtaining a youth grant, you need to complete and return the form below before payments can be processed. Our office will email you an Agreement form to complete.

NT Youth Week Grants

Youth Week Grants fund youth engagement activities held during youth week, 13-22 April 2018.


If you have any questions or would like more information on any of the grant programs listed above, please contact the Grants Officer on (08) 8999 3862 or email or

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