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2021-22 Multicultural Festivals and Events Program Round One – Small Stream Application Form (page 1 of 10)

Key Dates
Applications open 17 March 2021

Applications close at 3pm 21 April 2021.

For events between:1 July 2021 – 31 December 2021

For applicants applying for $2,000 (or less as requested)

*Denotes a mandatory field
Please ensure you have read the 2021-2022 Multicultural Festivals and Events (MFE) Program Round One Program Guidelines before completing this Application Form.

This application form is used to make an application for funding to the Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH).

Please note that there is a limit of one application per organisation for this grant round.

Organisations applying in the Small Stream can apply for up to $2,000. Successful applicants will be granted the exact amount they have applied for.

Organisations running face-to-face events supported by the MFE program are required to obtain Public Liability Insurance to cover their event and will have additional COVIDSafe Public Event eligibility requirements and funding conditions.

Applications in this funding round are for events between 1 July 2021 to 31 December 2021.

User Registration
It is a requirement to be a Grants Online registered user in order to create an application form. If you are already a Grants Online registered user, you will be directed to enter your username and password when you start this application. If you are not a Grants Online registered user, you will be directed to create a username and password. Please note, you have the option to "Save as Draft" and work on an application form until you are ready to 'Submit' the application.

Privacy and Commercial Confidentiality
Your personal information will be dealt with, in accordance with the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 and the Public Records Act 1973 (Vic). DFFH is committed to protecting the privacy of personal information. At the time DFFH collects personal information about an individual from the individual, DFFH will advise you about how you can contact DFFH, the fact that you are able to gain access to the information, the purposes for which the information is collected and to whom DFFH usually discloses information of that kind. Enquiries about access to personal information held by DFFH should be directed to

The information you provide will be kept securely by DFFH.

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Data Security and Ownership
Information in this application is transmitted to a DFFH secure environment once you have saved or submitted an application. Your draft form can be seen by a DFFH staff but will not be viewed in detail or assessed until you have submitted it.
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