Apply for a Youth Climate Action Grant

June 14, 2024

Young people aged 12-25 can apply for between $1500 and $7500 in funding to support climate change efforts.

The initiative is led by City of Melbourne, with support from Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Youth Climate Action Fund.

From education programs, to creating plans, to taking action – if you have a bold idea for our municipality, we want to hear about it.

Funding amounts

Micro grants of between $1500 and $7500 for projects.


Grants must be applied for and supported by organisations that work with young people such as schools, universities, youth agencies and climate groups. Individuals cannot apply.

Key dates

  • Applications close Sunday 30 June
  • Grant projects must be completed by 31 December 2024

For questions about the grants, email

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