2020/2021 Cumberland Community Grants Program
Applications open 9am, Wednesday 1 September 2021 and close 4pm, Thursday 30 September 2021.
Our 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.
Who can apply?
Applications are open to local not for profit organisations and community groups. This round will fund projects in the Community Participation Small Grants Program, focusing on health literacy.
How to apply
Applications need to be submitted through the online application form on the SmartyGrants website.
The Community Grants Program Guidelines is available now.
This session was recorded live on 15 September 2021 and is available to watch below.
It explains the funding priorities, how applications will be assessed and conditions for successful applicants.
Online Advisory Desk Sessions
Book an online session for tailored advice on your project and grant application. Have your draft application and project ideas ready and receive feedback and tips on how to write your grant proposal.
Bookings are essential as available time slots on the following session days are limited. Once you make a booking you will receive a calendar invitation in order to access your session.
When: 10am to 3pm on Tuesday 21 September 2021
Make a booking
When: 10am to 3pm on Monday 27 September 2021
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Resources to assist with writing a grant application
If you are planning to apply for a grant, we highly recommend you review these resources.
Checklists and Templates
- Budget checklist
- Example of consultant quote
- Download Risk management plan template
- Download Project plan template
- Project partners acknowledgement form
Documents from previous rounds
View round one of the Cumberland Community Grants Program Guidelines 2021.
Cumberland grants bulletin
You can also sign up online to the monthly Cumberland City Council Grants Bulletin to receive emails about grant opportunities.