Community Grants

Community Grant Round applications for 2019-2020 is now open

The Huon Valley Council Community Grants Program provides financial assistance and in-kind support for projects and programs that involve, engage and benefit the Huon Valley community.  Funded projects and programs will support community projects and programs that have a clear community benefit and align with relevant objectives of the Huon Valley Council Strategic Plan 2015-2025.  Huon Valley Council allocates annual funding and in-kind assistance to support community projects and programs that have a clear community benefit.

Types of funding:

  • SMALL GRANTS – up to $1000 with no financial or in-kind contribution required
  • MEDIUM GRANTS – over $1000 and up to $2000 with 25% financial or in-kind contribution required (i.e.; $2000 grant requires a $500 financial or in-kind contribution)
  • LARGE GRANTS – over $2000 and up to $3000 with 50% financial or in-kind contribution required (i.e.; $3000 grant requires a $1500 financial or in-kind contribution)

Key dates for the Huon Valley Council Community Grants Program Round 2 are as follows:

Applications Open                               Wednesday, 10 July 2019

Applications Close                            Friday, 16 August 2019, 5pm

Assessment Panel Meet                     August 2019

Council Meeting                                  September 2019

Advice to Applicants                           October 2019

Projects completed                             End of June 2020

Acquittals to Council                           1 month after completion of project or by 30 July 2020

To acquit a previous Community Grants, please complete Community Grants Acquital Report before applying for 2019/2020

To ensure that your organisation is eligible, please ready the Community Grant Guidelines.  To apply for the Community Grant please complete the Community Grants Application or fill in the table below:

2019/2020 Community Grants

  • Name and Address of the Auspice Body
  • Describe how the proposed project will be planned and managed including the financial viability of the project? (30% of assessment criteria)
  • Total amount requested from this HVC Community Grants Program is:
  • Please complete the budget table below to show the selection panel how your organisation plans to use Huon Valley Community Grant funds, any other funds you have raised or applied for and any in-kind contributions. Remember that MEDIUM GRANTS must show a 25% contribution from other sources and LARGE GRANTS must show a 50% contribution from other sources (this can be cash or in-kind).
    DESCRIPTION (What income you expect)SOURCE (Where are you getting the cash or in-kind support from)AMOUNT (Value of in-kind and/or cash) 
  • NOTE: TOTAL PROJECT INCOME AND TOTAL PROJECT EXPENSE MUST BE EQUAL
    DESCRIPTION (What income you expect)SOURCE (Where are you getting the cash or in-kind support from)AMOUNT (Value of in-kind and/or cash) 
  • Please note if information requested is not supplied or the Assessment Criteria is not addressed, funding may not be considered. Please ensure that all the boxes have been ticked:
  • The below organisation has authorised me to submit this application on their behalf. The information contained herein is to the best of my knowledge true and correct.

 

For further information regarding a project proposal for a Community Grant, please contact:

Michelle Churchill

Community Liaison Officer

Phone: (03) 6264 0300

Email: hvc@huonvalley.tas.gov.au