This is a quick-response grant program designed to fund activities that will help our community adapt to, and recover from, the changes caused by the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19).
There is a total grant pool of $250,000 with individual grants being offered of up to $2,000 per application.
The grant is divided into two categories and our aim is to help eligible community organisations activate community
spaces and deliver new or existing community programs that comply with COVID-19
and creative community projects category
New community projects, programs and activities that
will help the Greater Geelong community recover from COVID-19 restrictions in
a way that is consistent with our community-led clever and creative
vision. Maximum funding per application is for amounts of up to $2,000.
operating expenses category
Operating expenses that help community groups deliver
their existing services and programs in line with COVID-19 restrictions.
Maximum funding per application is for amounts of up to $2,000.
All activities must comply with the latest health advice and government restrictions, as detailed on the following websites:
Please ensure you read the grant guidelines before making an application.
Online grant information sessions will be held to provide further details about our grant guidelines and requirements. To register your attendance please go to our Online grant information sessions registration.
Need to know more...
Please refer to our grants and funding page to find out more about our other community grant programs.
For further information please contact our grants team on [email protected] or phone 03 5272 4736 or 03 5272 5039.