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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.

  • Community Development Grants Scheme
    This scheme offers assistance up to $5,000 to incorporated, not for profit groups to develop programs, projects and events that enhance community wellbeing and increase participation.
  • Emergency Relief Grant Scheme
    This scheme offers assistance up to $5,000 to incorporated, not for profit groups to develop and deliver programs and resources to assist vulnerable people and those at risk of,or experiencing homelessness.
  • Small Equipment Grants Scheme
    This scheme is for requests of $750 or less to cover small equipment purchases, printing or administration costs to incorporated not for profit community support groups only.

Community Grants recipients 2020/21

View the recipients of our 2020/21 Grants Program

Timeframes

Date  What's happening

9am, Tuesday 10 March

Community Grants Funding Program open

7pm to 8.30pm, Wednesday 25 March

Grants Writing Workshop,
Maroondah City Council,
Braeside Ave, Ringwood

9.30am to 11am, Thursday 26 March

 
Grants Writing Workshop,
Maroondah City Council,
Braeside Ave, Ringwood

Friday 24 April

Closing date for all applications

May/June

Assessment process

Late June

Notification of outcomes

Wednesday 22 July

Grants recognition evening

Monday 31 May, 2021

Final day for submission of 2020/2021 Grant Acquittal/Evaluation Report

Further information

04/08/2017
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