Cumberland Community Grants

If you have an idea to develop a vibrant, sustainable and inclusive Cumberland community, apply for a Cumberland Community Grant.

Cumberland Community Grants Program

Cumberland City Council’s Community Grants Program provides grants to local not for profit organisations and individuals for projects which aim to develop a more vibrant, sustainable and inclusive Cumberland community.

The 2021/22 round of Council Community Grants Program will open in August 2021.

The Cumberland Community Grants Program Guidelines and Application Form will be available online here when the next round opens in August 2021.

Previous Grant Rounds

View the Community Grants Program Guidelines 2021.


Applications need to be submitted through the application form on the SmartyGrants website:

Resources to Assist with Writing a Grant Applications

If you are planning to apply for a grant, we highly recommend you review these resources.

Checklists and Templates

Cumberland Grants Bulletin

You can also sign up online to the monthly Cumberland City Council Grants Bulletin to receive emails about grant opportunities.


For further information, please contact Cumberland City Council’s Grants Team on 02 8757 9800 or 02 8757 9276 or email