Community Grants

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About the Community Grants Program

Council's Community Grants Program provides funding to support projects that will benefit the Maribyrnong community.

The focus for the 2024-25 Community Grants Program is to support projects that address the following focus areas:

  • Encourage and remove barriers to participation in community life.
  • Build community and/or organisational capacity and strengthen networks.
  • Support community connectedness and/or wellbeing.
  • Provide opportunities for intergenerational and/or intercultural connection.

How to Apply

Apply online for grants of up to $25,000.  Applications close Thursday 22 August 2024 at 4pm.

Apply here

Key Information

Key Dates 2024

Important dates are:

 Applications Open
 Tuesday 9 July 2024
 Applications Close  Thursday 22 August 2024, 4pm
 Successful Applications Announced  December 2024
 Projects Delivered  2025

Guidelines and Frequently Asked Questions 2024

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.

Information Sessions and Workshops

Sign up for our Newsletter

Sign up to our quarterly e-newsletter to stay informed about our Community Grants Program.

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More Information

For more information on Council's Community Grants Program, please contact our Community Grants Officer by phoning 9688 0223 or email us at

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Grant Search

Visit our new Grant Seach page for other grants you may be eligible to apply for.