Stronger Communities Fund - Community Grants Program

The Stronger Communities Fund has been established by the NSW Government to provide ​councils with funding to kick-start the delivery of projects which improve community infrastructure and services.

The fund includes a Community Grant Program, which will allocate $1 million in grants over three years to incorporated not-for-profit community groups, for projects that build more vibrant, sustainable and inclusive local communities. The minimum funding available per application is $10,000, and the maximum funding available per application is $50,000. 

Key dates

Rounds one and two have now closed. View the List of Successful Grant Recipients from Round One

The dates for the future rounds are as follows:

  • Round three opens on 17 July 2017 and closes 11 August 2017.
  • Round four opens on 29 January 2018 and closes 23 February 2018.

How to apply

Before you submitting an application, please review the Stronger Communities Fund  - Community Grants Program Guidelines

You will need to submit a Stronger Communities Fund - Community Grants Program Project Plan Template as part of your application.

More information

For more information, please contact Grants and Events ​Coordinator, Ashlee Abbott on 4350 1659 or Community Grants Assistant, Mikell Borg on 4325 8850.

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