Propel would like to acknowledge the artists, partners, collaborators, sponsors and funding bodies who work with us to help Western Australia into a place where young people are able to reach their creative potential.

Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries


Culture and the Arts (WA) is a division of the DLGSC that fosters cultural development in WA through the provision of quality services, programs and policies to support the WA arts and cultural sector.


Drug Aware YCulture Metro

Healthway funds sport, arts, community activities, health promotion projects and research to inspire West Australians, especially young people, to live healthier lives. Propel is supported by Healthway to deliver the Drug Aware message.


Department of Communities

Youth Week WA KickstART Festival

The Department of Communities informs the development of social policy, advocating on behalf of Western Australian children, parents and their families, young people, seniors, women, carers, volunteers and non-government organisations.


Youth Week WA KickstART Festival

Lotterywest is proud to be a contributor in building a better WA and working to enhance the quality of life and well-being for all Western Australians.  Proceeds from the lottery in WA are given back to the community, through supporting thousands of organisations, groups and services each year through funding programs.


Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority

Youth Week WA KickstART Festival

With vision and innovative design and planning – and in partnership with local government, communities and industry – MRA continues to revitalise communities and create a distinctive sense of character and place that is transforming our city and redefining key areas of metropolitan Perth for generations.

City of Perth


The City of Perth's Arts Sponsorship Program supports initiatives that develop audiences for the arts; locally, nationally and internationally. The program supports the presentation of arts activities that encourage cultural engagement and ensures City spaces are activated with arts activity for residents and visitors to experience.


Sidney Myer Fund, Minderoo Foundation & Spinifex Trust

Capacity Building Grant Stream

The Sidney Myer Fund Capacity Building Stream is co-funded by the Minderoo Foundation and Spinifex Trust, and seeks to strengthen the independent cultural sector in Australia by granting money to ensembles, collectives, groups and organisations highly connected within their sector, and producing excellent work.

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Bankwest Foundation, Australian Scholarships Foundation & Hancock Creative

Gain & Retain Social Media Grant

Propel is one of the 2018 Bankwest Foundation Social Media Grant recipients, which are made possible through the partnership between the Bankwest Foundation and the Australian Scholarships Foundation (ASF), and will be delivered by Hancock Creative.

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Invitation to Partner

Propel Youth Arts WA aims to develop mutually beneficial partnerships within the business community as part of a broad approach to financial sustainability. Propel seeks to engage partnerships whose actions complement our organisational values and strengthen the overall youth arts landscape in Western Australia.

Propel is seeking strategic and ongoing financial contributions towards the development of new initiatives, ongoing costs of our current programs, and to further bolster our core operational capacity.

Propel is also seeking in-kind support for services such as insurance, travel, information technology, banking and printing as well as access to business expertise, resources, networks and distribution channels.


To discuss a partnership with Propel, contact our Acting Executive Director Jamie McGleave on 08 9328 5855 or email