Grant applications now open for restaurants

Calling all small restaurant owners operating in Greater Melbourne! Applications are now open for the 2024 American Express Backing International Small Restaurants Grant Program.

Supported by the International Downtown Association (IDA) Foundation and Mainstreet Australia, the Amex program aims to enhance the business and community impact of restaurants worldwide.

Small restaurant owners can apply for one of 10 grants each valued at $21,500 to put towards improving their business, with special consideration given to small restaurants operated by underrepresented and/or economically vulnerable members of the community.

Find out more.