Grants Program now open
The Events and Festivals Grants Program offers up to $15,000, made up of a maximum of $10,000 grant funding and a maximum of $5000 of in-kind support. It is intended for bigger events that increase visitation and stimulate economic activity in the Shire.
The Community Grants Program offers $1 for $1 funding of up to $1000 to community groups operating in the Shire to assist with workshops and equipment purchases, planning activities, community events, and the development of new community, leisure, cultural or recreational programs.
The Environment Support Grants Program offers $1 for $1 funding (including in kind labour) for grants of up to $2000 for environment and sustainability projects within the Shire. Applications from community groups to install energy and water saving items at community facilities are also eligible.
The Facility Grants Program offers $1 for $1 funding of up to $2000 to Committees of Management and Clubs/Organisations located in the Shire to assist with facility improvements or equipment.
Applications for all of these programs close Friday 31 May.
Application forms and guidelines for each of the grant programs are available at www.corangamite.vic.gov.au/grants or by contacting Council staff on 5593 7100 or email@example.com
Hard copies are available at the Camperdown Civic Centre.