Community Grants Program

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 the community. 

What types of things are funded through Community Grants?

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

  • Community Development - to assist community groups with equipment and organisational planning
  • Cultural Development - eg Art Show
  • Cultural Acquisition - eg Art purchases
  • Initiatives that address social disadvantage

How do I apply?

Applications open on Monday, 16 April 2018 and close at 5 pm on Friday, 15 June 2018.

Important Information:

  • Funding is not available to individuals
  • Funding is offered on a $1 for $1 basis up to $1,000 to community groups in Corangamite Shire

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