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Community Grants Funding Program

The Community Grants Funding Program offers three annual grants schemes to incorporated, not-for-profit community groups on an annual basis. Applications are submitted online. The 2017/18 Community Grants Funding Program are now closed.

The Community Development Grants Scheme

This scheme offers assistance to incorporated, not for profit groups to develop programs, projects and events that enhance community wellbeing and increase participation.

The Small Equipment Grants Scheme

This scheme is for requests of $500.00 or less to cover small equipment purchases, printing or administration costs to incorporated not for profit community support groups only.

The Arts and Cultural Grants Scheme

This scheme supports a diverse and culturally rich Maroondah through community driven projects, initiatives and events which increase the profile and participation in the arts. These initiatives may focus on a wide range of art forms.

Read about or apply for an Arts and Cultural Grant scheme  


Applications have now closed. Successful applicants will be notified mid-July 2017.

Further information

For further information on the Community Development Grants and Small Equipment Grants please contact Council's Community Development Officer on 9294 5747 or email  

For further information on the Arts and Cultural grants please contact Council’s Arts and Cultural Development Officer on 9298 4537 or

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