The objective of the Stronger Communities Programme is to fund small capital projects which will deliver social benefits. The programme aims to improve local community participation, cohesion and contribute to vibrant and viable communities.
Local governments and incorporated not-for-profit organisations can apply for funding of at least $5,000 and up to a maximum of $20,000 for small capital projects. Applications for funding must provide matching cash or in-kind funding on at least a dollar for dollar basis.
In total this round of funding will see $150,000 invested in the McPherson electorate through projects that deliver social benefits, support community participation and contribute to the vibrancy and viability of our community.
Those with an eligible project shuold complete a Project Proposal form attached below.
Further details about the programme and guidelines are available at www.infrastructure.gov.au/scp
Applications close: 25 March 2016