Coronavirus update 13 March 2020

COVID-19 restrictions: what's closed and what's open.

Community grants

Grant Funding Open Close
Small Grants (Biannual) Up to $3,000 for small, new and one-off projects. 2 March 2020 29 March 2020
COVID Community Response Grants Up to $1,000 to assist organisations and groups to continue to provide services and to re-open closed services in a safe way. 23 June 2020 6 July 2020
Annual Community Strengthening Grant Up to $10,000 for community events and equipment. 2 March 2020 13 April 2020
Triennial Operational Grant Up to $15,000 and $80,000 for services, celebrations and events. 2 January 2020 21 February 2020
Commemorative Community Grants Up to $5,000 for community organisations and schools to support initiatives that recognise Australia’s wartime heritage. 2 March 2020 5 April 2020
Individual Participation Grants Up to 75% of annual sports club fees (capped at $200). All year round  
Individual Achievement Grants Up to $300 for high achievers in creative or sporting events. All year round  
Community Arts Venue Grants Free access to performance spaces and function rooms at Hawthorn Arts Centre and Kew Court House. All year round  

For more information on Community grants, email [email protected] or call 9278 4753.

Business grants

Grant Funding Open Close
Small Business Sparks grant program Up to $2,000 on a dollar-for-dollar basis to develop an innovative business idea.  1 February 2019 7 April 2019

For more information on Business grants, email [email protected] or call 9278 4814.