Brisbane City Council - Brisbane History Grants

Application Date: 
Monday, November 5, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, January 4, 2019 - 11:45pm
$5,000 to $20,000

The Brisbane History Grants Program incorporates the Community History Grants and the Lord Mayor’s Helen Taylor Research Award for Local History. The grants aim to increase the community’s access and appreciation of Brisbane's history and heritage.


Funding amounts for the Community History Grants range from $5000 to $20,000. The Lord Mayor’s Helen Taylor Research Award is one award up to $20,000.

Funding round dates

Applications for this grant will open on Monday 5 November 2018 and will close at midnight on Monday 4 February 2019

Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application by June 2019.

View the successful applicants of the 2017-18 grant round.


An applicant should:

  • be an incorporated not-for-profit organisation or individual professional historian or researcher residing in the Brisbane Local Government Area (LGA)
  • be a permanent resident or Australian citizen
  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN).