Time is running out to apply for grants
  • Friday 26 February 2016
community grants, environment levy grants

If your not-for-profit community group has some great projects planned for 2016 and is in need of some funding assistance, Sunshine Coast Council’s grants programs might be able to help. Be quick though as time is running out.

Applications for council’s Community Grants – Major Grants program and the 2016 Environment Levy Grants program will close at 5pm on Monday, March 7.

The Community Grants Program provides not-for-profit community groups funding assistance of up to $30,000 towards projects, activities and events that benefit Sunshine Coast communities.

Grants are available across seven categories - Community Development, Community Facilities, Community Events, Cultural Development, Cultural Heritage, Economic Development and Sport, Recreation and Healthy Living.

Environment Levy Grants are available for up to $5000 to assist not-for-profit community-based organisations fund projects that make a positive and ongoing contribution to the region’s biodiversity and waterways.

Visit the grants page for eligibility criteria and application forms.

For further information or to discuss your project, contact a grants officer on 5420 8616.