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.

Please contact Jane from Council’s Facilities and Recreation team on 03 5593 7100 to discuss your proposed project, prior to submitting an application.

What types of things are funded through Community Grants?

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. 

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 open on Tuesday 6 April 2021 and close at 5 pm on Monday 24 May 2021.

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 grants@corangamite.vic.gov.au

Guidelines               (PDF, 194KB)

Acquittal Form(PDF, 161KB)

Finance Form(PDF, 255KB)

Application Form(PDF, 205KB)

Online application