2021 Stronger Communities Grants for Hotham
Your Hotham community group could be eligible for up to $20,000 of funding for small capital projects as part of the seventh round of Stronger Communities Grants. $150,000 has been made available for community groups in Hotham for projects that improve community participation and contribute to the vibrancy and viability of local communities.
The grant amount for small capital projects is up to 100% of eligible project costs except for local governing bodies where grant funding will be up to 50% of eligible projects costs. Your grant request must be between $2,500 and $20,000.
For this round ‘in kind’ expenditure is not eligible expenditure. Projects must be completed by 31 December 2022.
For more information on what is an eligible project please visit:
To make an Expression of Interest please complete the Expression of Interest form and return to my office by 5 November 2021. To return the form please scan and email it through to the office at [email protected]
We will be in touch with successful community groups by 15 November 2021 and will formally nominate your project through the Grants Portal.
When the Department accepts the nomination, you will receive an email from the Department. Then you can make a formal application to the Department. Applications to the Department close on 19 January 2022.
If you have any questions please call my office on 9545 6211. In order to maximise the chance of success, please ensure you follow the grant application guidelines attached here.
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