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Cumberland Community Grants Program

Applications open 9am Monday 29 January 2018 and close 4pm, 26 February 2018

Cumberland 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.

Round Three of the Cumberland Community Grants Program will fund projects in the following grants streams: Community Events, Ambassador (Individual), Capacity Building, Community Infrastructure & Equipment Fund, Arts & Cultural Development Fund and  Ambassador Fund (Community Organisation).

The Cumberland Community Grants Program Guidelines and Application Form will available online here when the round opens on 29 January 2018. 

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Applications can be submitted online here from 9am 29 January 2018

Information Sessions

These sessions will explain the funding priorities, how applications will be assessed and conditions for successful applicants. It will also be an opportunity to meet potential project partners.

Wednesday 7 February 2018, 10am – 12pm 

Venue: Meeting Room 1, Granville Youth and Recreation Centre, 3A Memorial Drive Granville

Book your spot in the information session here.

Recording of information session will also be available online when the round opens.

 

Preparing a Successful Grant Application Workshops

These free workshops will assist participants to develop and write their grant applications. The workshops will focus on specific questions in the application form including project description, budget, project outcomes and evaluation. (NOTE: Limited spaces – bookings are essential).

Workshop 1, Focus on project description, funding priority and project timeline.

Monday 12 February 2018, 9.30pm – 1pm

Venue: Meeting Room 1, Granville Youth and Recreation Centre, 3A Memorial Drive Granville

Workshop 2, Focus on project budget, evaluation and outcomes.

Friday 16 February 2018, 9.30pm – 1pm

Venue: Meeting Room 1, Granville Youth and Recreation Centre, 3A Memorial Drive Granville

Book your spot in the grant writing workshop here

 

Advisory Desk Sessions

Book a session for tailored advice on your project and grant application. Bring your draft application and project ideas and receive feedback and tips on how to write your grant proposal. (NOTE: Limited spaces – bookings are essential).

Wednesday 7 February 2018, 10am - 1pm

Venue: Meeting Room 1, Granville Youth and Recreation Centre, 3A Memorial Drive Granville

Book your spot for tailored feedback on your application here

 

Monday 20 February 2018, 10am - 1pm

Venue: Meeting Room 1, Granville Youth and Recreation Centre, 3A Memorial Drive Granville

Book your spot for tailored feedback on your application here

 

Thursday 22 February 2018, 1pm – 5pm

Venue: Committee Room 1, 16 Memorial Avenue Merrylands

Book your spot for tailored feedback on your application here

 

    Previous Grant Rounds

    Cumberland Grants Bulletin

    Sign up for the monthly Cumberland Council Grants Bulletin to receive emails about grant opportunities. 

    More Information

    For further information, please contact Cumberland Council’s Grants Officer on 9840 9910 or email grants@cumberland.nsw.gov.au.