Grants and funding

Local Schools Community Fund

Schools can apply for one project between $1,000 and $20,000. Projects will be for small scale capital and non-capital initiatives. Applications opened on 25 July 2019 and close at 5:00pm AEST on 30 September 2019.

For more information, visit https://www.education.gov.au/local-schools-community-fund.

Stronger Communities Programme

Not-for-profit organisations can apply for grants of between $2,500 and $20,000 for capital works or capital expenditure projects that deliver social benefits to the community. Applications opened on 5 August 2019 and close at 5:00pm AEDT on 10 October 2019.

For more information, visit https://www.business.gov.au/assistance/stronger-communities-programme.

Communities Environment Program

Local organisations can apply for grants of between $2,500 and $20,000 for small-scale, community-led environmental projects that deliver positive environmental and social outcomes. Applications opened on 12 August 2019 and close at 5:00pm AEDT on 10 October 2019.

For more information, visit https://www.environment.gov.au/cep.