Strathbogie Shire Council

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Community Grants Program

Community Grants for 2019/2020 and Small Project Grants for 2018/19 are NOW CLOSED. Small Project Grants for 2019/20 will open shortly.


For Projects commencing after July 1st, 2019.

The Community Grants Program provides an opportunity for groups to undertake projects that complement the focus areas identified as priorities for the Strathbogie Shire Council.
Applications are sought for projects that:

  • Promote community engagement and participation.
  • Support gender equality and social inclusion and improve accessibility.
  • Contribute to building healthy and vibrant communities.


The Community Grants Program is divided into five categories, each of which has specific guidelines.

The 2019-2020 Community Grants Guidelines can be found here.

Please make sure you refer to the specific guidelines for the relevant category and then discuss your application with a member of the Community Wellbeing team before you start your application.

You may wish to preview the SmartyGrants online application form to familiarise yourself with the information and documentation required. Click HERE and select the relevant grant category.
Please note, completion of the form will not be possible until the round opens on 18th March 2019.

It is recommended that your project should directly relate to a strategic goal specified in one or more of the following documents:


Community Grants Frequently Asked Questions


For more information please contact a member of the Community Wellbeing team on 03 5795 0000 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Please click here for information on the revised Sponsorship Program.



William Pearson Bequest

Please note: William Pearson Bequest has been removed from the Community Grants Program.

Please click HERE for more information.



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