The 2019/20 Hepburn Shire Council Community Grants Program will open on 1 August 2019.
The program provides $62,000 annually to community groups and organisations to fund projects which benefit the residents of the Hepburn Shire community.
The program has helped community groups deliver some great projects. Community groups and organisations will have the opportunity to apply for funding on a quarterly basis.
The key dates for Round 1 are:
- Opening date – 1 August 2019
- Closing date – 5 September 2019
- Council meeting date – 15 October 2019
This funding program links to the Hepburn Shire Council Plan. Successful applicants will need to demonstrate how their project links to the program objectives in one of the five Community Grants Program categories:
A. Active and Engaged Communities (up to $2,500)
B. Quality Community Infrastructure (including small equipment) (up to $2,500)
C. Sustainable Environments (up to $2,500)
D. Children’s Program (up to $2,500)
E. Charitable Purposes (up to $2,000)