Community Grants Program | Opening Friday 17 April


The Community Grants Program supports community organisations wishing to present quality, innovative Shire-based activities, which enhance the social, cultural, environmental and economic development of our community. 

What types of things are funded through Community Grants?

There are four categories of Community Grants available through the program:

  • Workshops and equipment purchases
  • Development of new community, leisure, cultural or recreational programs
  • Community events
  • Planning activities (e.g. business plans)

How do I apply?

Applications for the 2023-2024 funding rounds will open on Friday 17 April.

Important Information:

  • Funding is not available to individuals
  • Funding of up to $2,000 is available to community groups in Corangamite Shire

For further enquiries, please contact the Shire on 03 5593 7100 or email

Guidelines    (PDF, 177KB)      Acquittal form(PDF, 161KB)