Grants

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Learn how to get the word out about your project or event and how to be more competitive in the grant world.

Its free but RSVP essential. Nibbles provided.

6-7 pm
Surf Coast Shire Council Offices,
1 Merrijig Drive TORQUAY

Monday 6 March, 6-7pm
How to write a competitive grant application - Council & other grant opportunities
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-write-a-competitive-grant-application-tickets-32072529800

Wednesday 15 March, 6-7pm
How to promote your project or event.
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-promote-your-project-or-event-tickets-32072715355

Monday 20 March, 6-7pm
The importance of an accurate budget, how to use in-kind and to acquit to the funder.
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/surf-coast-shire-grant-information-and-budget-session-tickets-32072798604

Monday 27 March, 6-7pm
Alternative funding sources and getting registered for deductable gift recipient (dgr) and tax concession charity (tcc).
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/surf-coast-shire-grant-information-alternative-funding-workshop-tickets-32072877841?utm_term=eventname_text

 

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Small Grants Program -Opens 1 March and closes 31 March 2017

Available to new and existing groups to develop project ideas or improve services within the local community.

Funds can be provided for projects and activities which fall into the following categories:

  • Community initiatives
  • Environment
  • Culture and Arts
  • Recreation and Leisure

Read more about the Small Grants Program

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Event Grants Program - Applications now closed until 2017

Funding streams

  • Community events that take place year round can seek funding for up to $5,000.
  • Major events that are held in the off-peak season (post Easter to 15 December) can apply for up to $10,000.
  • Signature events that are held in the off-peak season (post Easter to 15 December) can apply for funding over $10,000 and are eligible for consideration of multiple year funding.

Read more about the Event Grants Program