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HORSHAM RURAL CITY COUNCIL COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT GRANTS

The Community Development Grants program for 2017/2018 has closed.  

The Community Development Grants program helps groups in the Horsham and district community to improve community facilities and work together for more engaged and healthy communities.

Each year, the Community Development Grants program allocates funding to local not-for-profit organisations, groups and associations.  In 2017-2018, community grants and donations totalled $357,991. 

The Community Development Grants program guidelines and application form are available by downloading the links below:

 

GENERAL GRANT INFORMATION

When Council Auspices a Grant

Before deciding to auspice a community grant application Council will consider the project's benefit to the community, financial risk and alignment to the Council plan and other plans such as community plans. Council is under no obligation to auspice a grant.  If council decides to auspice a grant on your organisations behalf, Council will have ultimate responsibility for grant management and a number of key steps need to occur. Read more here...

Grant Finder

The Grants & Assistance Finder on the below national website helps you locate the grants and assistance programs most relevant to your business for free. Grants and other funding programs are available from the Australian, state and territory governments, and in some cases from local councils. You can search for grants in many categories, including innovation, employment and environment. http://www.business.gov.au/GrantFinder/GrantFinder.aspx

When writing a Grant, the following demographic information may help support your grant proposal:

http://www.economicprofile.com.au/wimmera 

http://www.economicprofile.com.au/grampiansregion/economy/employment 

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