Moreton Bay Region Community Grants Program is now open for applications

Application Date: Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 10:00am to Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 5:00pm
Region: Moreton Bay
Amount: up to $15,000

The Community Grants Program enables the Council to recognise leadership and individual achievement, and to develop and actively support community organisations and individuals to positively contribute to community wellbeing and the cultural life of the region.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to read the Moreton Bay Regional Council’s Community Grants Program Guidelines (link is external) to determine their eligibility and for further information about each funding opportunity.

Facility Development Fund (up to $15,000)

Supports the planning and development of new, and improvement to existing, community facilities throughout the Moreton Bay region. 

Funding categories include Facility Planning, Facility Improvement, and Interest Free Loans for Facility Improvements.

Community Events Fund (up to $5,000)

Supports the development of new, innovative and sustainable community based events that strengthen communities and celebrate the region's vibrant lifestyle.

Community Projects Fund (up to $5,000)

Supports the development and implementation of programs and initiatives that preserve and maintain the environment and/or build a safe, inclusive and connected region. 

Funding categories include Environmental Sustainability, and Community Initiatives.

Organisation Development Fund (up to $5,000)

Supports the development of strong and well-resourced community organisations through the provision of funding for small equipment purchases and governance and business planning activities. 

Funding categories include Small Equipment and Governance and Business Planning.

Workshop dates round 1 2016/2017 

Workshop dates round 1 2016/2017
Date Time Location
Tuesday, 12 July 2016 2.00pm - 4.00pm The Hub, Caboolture (4 Hasking Street, Caboolture)
Wednesday, 13 July 2016 1.00pm - 3.00pm Redcliffe Library (476 Oxley Avenue, Redcliffe)
Thursday, 14 July 2016 6.00pm - 8.00pm Arana Hills Library (63 Cobbity Crescent, Arana Hills)
Wednesday, 20 July 2016 6.00pm - 8.00pm North Lakes Community Centre (10 The Corso, North Lakes)

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