Major Grants
  • Last updated:
  • 17 Feb 2020
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Council values engaged, resilient and inclusive communities that embrace diversity. The Major Grants Program supports not-for-profit organisations to deliver one-off projects, events and activities with broad community benefit. Applications must align to a specific grant category as detailed in the guidelines. 

Information on eligibility, category priorities and assessment criteria

When is funding available?

  • There are 2 rounds per year:
    • Round 1 open 3 February 2020 and close 16 March 2020
    • Round 2 open 13 July 2020 and close 24 August 2020

What funding is available?

  • Up to $7,500 (all categories - no applicant contribution required).
  • $7,501 to $15,000 (all categories - 50% applicant contribution to the project required).
  • $15,001 to $30,000 (Community Facilities category for infrastructure projects only - 75% applicant contribution to the project required).

When will I know if I have been successful?

  • 10 weeks from closing date.

How do I apply?

What else should I consider when applying for funding?