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: Open
  • Sponsorship and Contributions: Open

Competitive rounds

  • Community Grants: Open 27 September 2023 - 8 November 2023
  • Arts and Culture Grants: Open early October 2023

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

Other council grants 

To make sure that you select the most suitable funding stream, please contact the Community Development Team on 03 5358 8772 to discuss your project idea prior to completing an application. We will assist you to select the most suitable funding stream.