Foundation for Youth Excellence Program

Our Foundation for Youth Excellence program recognises young people who have achieved excellence in fields of:

  • creative and performing arts;
  • education;
  • leadership; or
  • sport.

Grants are given out on a quarterly basis and awarded to young people, to help them achieve further success in their chosen field.

Who can apply?

Young people between 10 and 25 years (inclusive), living in our city, who are competing or performing at a state, national or international level in creative and performing arts, education, leadership or sport activities.

How can I apply?

You need complete an application form and include a letter of selection from your club, society, organising body or education institution.

Supporting evidence, including references and letters of support, need to be attached to your application form.

Closing dates

The Foundation Committee assesses applications quarterly each year.

Closing dates are:

First quarter — 31 January

Second quarter — 30 April

Third quarter — 31 July

Fourth quarter — 31 October

To download an application form follow the link below or for further information, contact us on 9524 3676.

Foundation for Youth Excellence Application Form(PDF, 185KB)