One week left to apply for a community grant
  • Monday 09 November 2015
community grants

Imagine what an extra $2000 could do for your community group?
If your not-for-profit community group is planning a project, event or activity that will benefit Sunshine Coast communities and requires some extra funding, it may be eligible for a minor grant under Sunshine Coast Council’s Community Grants Program.
The program is now open for applications with grants of up to $2000 available.
Applications close on Monday, November 16.
Community groups can apply for funding for one-off projects in one of seven categories:
• Community Development
• Community Facilities
• Cultural Development
• Cultural Heritage
• Economic Development
• Sport, Recreation and Healthy Living
• Community Events
If you need assistance with your application or would like to discuss your project before applying to ensure it meets Community Grant guidelines, contact a Grants Officer on 5420 8616, email or visit
If you need extra help, Grants Officers can arrange to meet with you in your local community.
Applications for Minor Grants will close at 5pm on Monday, November 16, 2015.
Visit for eligibility criteria and application forms.