Annual Community Strengthening Grants

Annual grants

Applications for the Annual Community Strengthening Grants are now closed.

Important dates

  • Applications open: 9am, Monday 23 April 2018
  • Applications close: 12midnight, Monday 28 May 2018
  • Notification of results: late October 2018

How to apply

Grants of up to $10,000 per project or activity, with a maximum of $2,000 for equipment purchases, can be applied for.

Follow our step by-step guide to prepare and apply for a grant.

For more detailed information about the grants, read our guidelines.

Applications are made online in SmartyGrants. Information on how to register and apply for your grant online can be found in our guide.

Get help applying for your grant

We have information sessions, one-on-one grant writing help, events, and can assist you in submitting your application.

See our get help with your grant application page for more details.

Need some inspiration? View our selection of videos featuring past recipients of an Annual Community Strengthening Grant.

If you have any questions or need advice, please contact Liz Landray on 9278 4723 or email [email protected]

    Boroondara Community Plan

    The Boroondara Community Plan (BCP) is Council’s key strategic document, and the activities and projects funded through the Community Strengthening Grants program reflect its objectives, especially themes 1 and 3. Read more about the BCP and its themes on our website . 

    More information

    If you need any help or advice about the Annual Community Strengthening Grants, please email [email protected] or call 9278 4723.

    See the recipients of last year's grants and the projects that were funded.

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