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Grants

Council currently offers the following grant programs:

Healthy communities and seniors week grants

Each year we invite not-for-profit community groups that are working hard to improve the health and wellbeing of local people to apply for grants of up to $500. Grants open September 2018.

NAIDOC Week activity grants

NAIDOC (National Aboriginal and Islander Day Observance Committee) Week Activity Grants of up to $500 are offered annually to community groups, schools and non-profit organisations. Grants must be used for activities that help celebrate NAIDOC Week. Grant are now closed.

Local Heritage Places Grants

This annual grant program provides financial assistance to owners of heritage buildings in Eurobodalla, aimed at encouraging the conservation of heritage items identified in the Eurobodalla Local Environmental Plans.

Rates Subsidy Grants 2017

Council will consider a grant to partially subsidise the annual rates and charges showing on the rates assessment for registered charities and not-for-profit sporting, social and cultural organisations providing community services or benefits. This is a four year grant. A budget has been approved in the Operational Plan for each financial year during the four year period. These grants can be applied to rented or leased premises where the applicant is responsible for the rates payment.

Education and School Grants

Council will consider a grant to local schools and education establishments for annual speech night awards, for academic and other achievement. Council will also consider granting contributions toward annual scholarships offered by universities and other educational institutions.

Youth Development Grants

Council is offering youth development grants of up to $500 to develop projects which show evidence of tangible benefits to youth of Eurobodalla. Applications are encouraged from community groups, schools and non-profit organisations with the expertise and local knowledge to provide opportunities and engagement with young people. Applications open Wednesday 18 April. Apply and make a positive contribution to young people in Eurobodalla.

Safety and Emergency Services Grants

Four-yearly grants are available to Eurobodalla based safety and emergency services organisations to assist with the operational costs of providing their services to our community.