LOCAL SPORTING CHAMPIONS GRANT OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS

Applications are open for the Local Sporting Champions Grant. The Local Sporting Champions program provides financial assistance for coaches, officials and competitors aged 12-18 participating in state, national or international championships. If successful, applicants will receive $500-$750 towards the cost of attending their championships. Base Grant: $500 Applicants travelling 800km – 1999km to their nominated championships: +…

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST NOW CLOSED FOR STRONGER COMMUNITIES PROGRAMME ROUND 8

Expressions of Interest (EOIs) are now being sought for Round 8 of the Stronger Communities Programme, with funding between $2,500 – $20,000 available. The Stronger Communities Programme is a federal initiative, brought in by the previous Coalition Government to deliver social benefits in communities across Australia. Round 8 of the program will provide $22.7 million…

GRANTS TO MODERNISE AUSTRALIAN MANUFACTURING

The Morrison Government is backing Australian manufacturers with shovel-ready projects that will create jobs and drive the country’s COVID-19 comeback, with applications now open for round two of the $52.8 million Manufacturing Modernisation Fund (MMF). Businesses will be able to apply for grants of between $100,000 and $1 million to invest in new technology to…

Southern Gold Coast volunteer organisations share in $2.7 million in funding

Two local community groups on the southern Gold Coast can continue with their important work, thanks to funding from the Morrison Government to support volunteers. Love This City Inc and Gold Coast Hinterland Heritage Museum will benefit from a share of $2.7 million through the supplementary round of the Volunteer Grants scheme. Member for McPherson…

Commonwealth Bank Community Grants Program

Grants of up to $10,000 are available to organisations across Australia that are improving the health and wellbeing of young Australians. Organisations can find more information on the program, including eligibility criteria, a link to the application form, guidelines and answers to frequently asked questions by visiting www.commbank.com.au/grants Applications open 29th February and close 28…

Safer Streets Programme – Round 2, 2016

Safer Streets is a Coalition Government initiative that will deliver local projects to prevent, deter and detect crime in areas identified as having a crime or anti-social behaviour problem. The Programme is divided into two streams for projects directed at either: Stream 1 – Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design Initiatives, and Stream 2 – Developmental…

McPherson Community Achiever Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2016 McPherson Community Achiever Awards which recognise residents who make outstanding contributions to their community. There are many who tirelessly give their time and energy to help others and these awards recognise their efforts and positive impact. These are people who never look for thanks but so many are…