Community Grants Program

Community Grants Program Open Now
11th December 2019

COMMUNITY GRANTS PROGRAM

Application Form 

Acquittal Form

Guidelines

The Flinders Ranges Council (FRC) Community Grants Program is a new program to assist individuals, organisations or groups who provide services, programs, facilities and equipment for the benefit of the local community. Application forms can be found on the website home page www.frc.sa.gov.au or at the Quorn Council Office.

Round One Community Grants Program

Monday 29 July 2019 - Round 1 Community Grants Program Opens  COMPLETE

Friday 7 September 2019 – Community Grants Program Closes COMPLETE

September 2019 – Assessment Process  COMPLETE

September 2019 – Notification of Outcomes & Media Release  COMPLETE

Round Two Community Grants Program

Monday 28 October 2019 – Round 2 Community Grants Program Opens

Friday 13 December – Round 2 Community Grant Program Closes

December 2019 – January 2020 – Assessment Process

January 2020 – Notification of Outcomes and Media Release

Acquittal & Reporting

15 June 2020 – Final day for acquittal and reporting (all stages)

CATEGORIES OF GRANTS

The Community Grants Program has been developed to be administered through the following categories:

Community Grants: FRC provides through the Community Grants Program, the opportunity for community groups and organisations to contribute to improving the well-being of the residents of FRC area. Community Grants: maximum of $5,000. Community Equipment Grants: maximum of $2,000

Environment Grants: Environment Grants support initiatives that address conservation, biodiversity, recycling and waste reduction and pollution reduction. Environment Grants: maximum of $3,000

Junior Individual Development Grants: Through the Junior Individual Development Grants Program, the FRC aims to encourage and support young people aged 18 years and under in their personal development and growth. Funds are available to assist local young people who have been chosen to represent their institution, club or organisation in a variety of areas including sport and recreation, science and technology and the arts. Junior Development Grants: Maximum of $100 if activities/events are held in South Australia. Maximum of $200 if activities/events are held interstate. Maximum of $500 if activities/events are held overseas

International Representation Grants: Through the International Representation Grants Program, the FRC aims to assist adults who represent their institution, club or organisation in a variety of areas including sport and recreation, science and technology and the arts at an elite level internationally. International Representation Grants: maximum of $500

Event Grants: Assistance may be available for events run by community organisations, generally of an in-kind nature, and subject to an acceptable Event Management Plan being submitted with the application. There will limited cash grants available for this category. Event Grants: maximum of $5,000

Sponsorships: Financial assistance may be available for community organisations and groups in order to pursue strategic objectives and undertake activities for the benefit of the local community. School Awards are included in this category. Note – Sponsorship requests which are below $200 (cumulative) may be awarded at the discretion of the CEO without application. Sponsorships: maximum of $1,000

In-Kind Support: Non-Financial assistance may be available for community organisations and groups in order to stage or pursuit of events, grants, services and activities for the benefit of the local community. The FRC expects defined and measurable outcomes to be obtained in exchange for any sponsorship. Grant amounts include the dollar value of in-kind support included in the application.

Sponsorship requests which are below $200 (cumulative) may be awarded at the discretion of the CEO without application.