Northern Grampians Shire Council offers a range of grants and sponsorships for local community groups, organisations and businesses. These are provided to facilitate and encourage projects and initiatives that contribute to a cohesive, inclusive, prosperous, progressive, and diverse community.

The council has committed to the following grant programs for the 2023/24 financial year.     

Community Development Grants 

Open all year, until funds are expended. 

  • Community Events: Open
  • Minor Grants: Closed
  • Sponsorship and Contributions: Open

Competitive rounds

  • Community Grants: Open September 2024
  • Arts and Culture Grants: Open October 2024

The Community and Arts and Culture Grants are a great way to fund those small but important projects you have been thinking about.

Tourism and business grants 

To make sure that you select the most suitable funding stream, please contact the Community Development Team on 03 5358 0512 to discuss your project idea prior to completing an application. We will assist you to select the most suitable funding stream.