The Mental Health Council of Tasmania (MHCT) is a member based peak body. We represent and promote the interests of community managed mental health services and have a strong commitment to enabling better access and outcomes for every Tasmanian.

2018 Mental Health Week Small Grants Application

2018 Mental Health Week Small Grants Application Form

  • Please complete the online application form below to apply for a 2018 Mental Health Week Small Grant. Before you apply for a Grant, please review and confirm your group or organisation is eligible and meets the selection criteria.

    Alternatively, please download and print off the PDF version or Word version of the MHW Small Grants application form. Please complete, scan and return to at MHCT prior to the deadline of 16 July.

    All Grant applicants must register their 2018 event on the MHCT Mental Health Week event website, visit

  • The 2018 Mental Health Week Small Grants program:
    opens 9:00am on Monday, 18 June 2018
    closes 5:00pm AEST on Monday, 16 July 2018

  • Eligibility

    Organisations must have an ABN or be auspiced by an organisation with an ABN, and be undertaking the event or activity in Tasmania. The planning activity must clearly align with the theme for Mental Health Week 2018 ‘Stronger Together’.

  • Selection Criteria

    Small Grants applications will be reviewed and assessed by the MHW Selection Panel. The funding process is competitive and your application will be rated against the following selection criteria. Please also note, your requested funding amount may not be available, and another amount may be allocated, should your Small Grant be successful.

    1. Meets all necessary requirements, including incorporating the 2018 MHW theme, ‘Stronger Together’ (compliance)
    2. Willingness to explore collaboration and partnership with other organisations/agencies on the event, in particular those targeting the same audience and in the same location (collaboration)
    3. Innovation and creativity of the event concept (innovation)
    4. Demonstrated clear targets around population size and audience (impact)
    5. Demonstrated clear promotional planning and methods (promotion)



The Mental Health Council of Tasmania is proudly supported by the Department of Health, who have provided the available 2018 Mental Health Week Small Grant funding.