Grants and funding

We have introduced an integrated grants scheme - Community Investment and Support Fund (CISF) - to better target our future funding for community projects.

Our funding themes are based on 'Our Future' Indicators of a successful community.  A successful community is one that is:

(Based on the City of Greater Geelong’s ‘Our Future’ Project) 


Now open:

Healthy and Connected Communities Grants

Environment and Sustainability Grants

Business Presentation Incentive Program

Creative Communities Professional Development and Quick Response Grants.

For more information please go to: Creative Communities.


Now closed:

Community Facility Infrastructure Fund
Creative Communities(Festivals Stream &main round Community Arts Stream)
Major Heritage Fund


Successful applicants

View the list of successful applicants in this round. 

Our grant programs

Other funding

Find out what other funding options are available locally, within Victoria and nation-wide.