Grant Details


Market development

Grant Amount

Upon application

Applicant Type


All Arts



Creative Victoria

PAX Rising Grants

The PAX Rising Grants program offers support to Victorian-based games businesses that have been accepted into PAX Aus 2022.

These grants are to assist businesses with the cost of producing, promoting and managing their pod or booth.

Download the PAX Rising Guidelines

Funding available

$750 for businesses exhibiting in a PAX Rising Pod
for businesses exhibiting in a PAX Rising Booth

There is a total funding pool of up to $30,000 available for 2022 PAX Rising support. Once this budget pool is exhausted no further funding will be available. *Please Note: this may result in an earlier funding round closing date.

Who can apply

  • Victorian-based games businesses (including sole traders) that have been accepted into PAX AUS 2022.
  • Businesses must have an ABN.

Key dates

  • Round Opens: 23 June 2022 – the DJPR Grants Portal is open for applications (applicants must have confirmation that they have been accepted to participate in PAX Aus 2022).
  • Round Closes: 3pm, 8 September 2022, or earlier if budget pool is exhausted.
  • PAX AUS DATES:  7 – 9 October 2022

Apply Now

PAX Rising 2022 applications are submitted via the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions Grants Portal.

For more information, visit Creative Victoria