Community Grants

Applications for Maribyrnong City Councils Community Grants Program 2022 are now open.

Not-for-profit community groups, community organisations, agencies and certified social enterprises are encouraged to apply for grants of up to $25,000 for projects and initiatives that:

  • Encourage and remove barriers to participation in community and civic life.
  • Build community and/or organisational capacity and strengthen networks.
  • Support and enable community connectedness and wellbeing.
  • Increase intergenerational and/or intercultural participation, understanding and opportunities.

Council encourages First Nations led projects and projects from or developed in partnership with CALD communities, LGBTIQA+ people, young people, older people and/or people living with disability.

Community Grant Guidelines

Prior to commencing your Community Grant application we encourage all applicants to familiarise themselves with the Community Grant Guidelines.

Frequently Asked Questions

We've compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions and answers to help with any questions.

Applications Close

Applications close at 4pm on Thursday 25 August 2022.

Submit Your Application

To submit your application select the button below.

Submit your application

Workshops and Information Sessions

This year we will be hosting workshops and information sessions to assist applicants with both online and in person options available.

To book your spot select the session of interest below and follow the booking link provided.

More Information

For more information on Council's Community Grants program, or if you’d like to be added to the mailing list, please contact

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