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Annual Community Strengthening Grants

The 2019-20 Annual Community Strengthening Grants open on Monday 29 April 2019.

Annual grants provide funding of up to $10,000 per project or activity, with a maximum of $2,000 for equipment purchases to community organisations, groups and clubs for new, one-off projects that support community strengthening initiatives and improve the quality of life of Boroondara residents.

Important dates

  • Applications open: 9am, Monday 29 April 2019
  • Applications close: 12midnight, Friday 31 May 2019
  • Notification of results: late October 2019

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 Traci Alchin on 9278 4753 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 contact us on 9278 4753.

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

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