Community Grants Program




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Focus on Future - ROUND ONE - Electronic Submissions ONLY

OPENS - 11th September 2017 at 9am
CLOSES - 25th October 2017 at 5pm

LIVINGSTONE SHIRE COUNCIL / KEPPEL BAY SAILING CLUB / INVERNESS YEPPOON 

COMMUNITY GRANTS SCHEME

 IS YOUR COMMUNITY / SPORTS GROUP SEEKING FUNDING FOR A PROJECT / ACTIVITY / ITEM?


The Livingstone Shire Council / Keppel Bay Sailing Club / Inverness Yeppoon Community Grants Scheme is Council’s funding program that enables community groups and sporting clubs to undertake a project / event to meet identified needs in the community

The purpose of the Community Grants Scheme is to support the well-being and enhance the development of strong local communities within the Livingstone Shire. The funding program provides up to $2000.00 for not-for-profit community and sporting clubs to complete a project / item (within the Livingstone Shire) that benefits
benefit residents and improve overall community wellbeing. 

The Community Grants Scheme offers assistance to incorporated, not-for-profit community and sporting groups across the Livingstone Shire. Applicants must be incorporated or supported by an auspice organisation.

Applicants must meet the eligibility criteria and be operating out of the Livingstone Shire Council's Local Government Area providing services or activities that benefit residents and improve overall community well-being. 

Past funded projects / events / have included provision of specialized Riding Equipment, Purchase of racing blocks for Emu Park Swimming Club, repairs to barbeque area, set of goal posts for Barmaryee fields, upgrade to men’s amenities, electrical up grade and reroof kitchen attached to hall; just to name a few!

If you are interested in applying and would like to discuss the suitability of your project, or require assistance with your application, the following Council staff are available and can be contacted on 4913 3840 or email:

Sporting Groups – Jared Thomsen – Jared.thomsen@livingstone.qld.gov.au
Community Groups – Molly Saunders – molly.saunders@livingstone.qld.gov.au 


Eligibility and Funding Criteria information - here.

Submit your Application Online
Click here - Online Community Grants Application Form 
Available from 9am on the 11th of September 2017.

Does your club or group need a laptop?
Expressions of interest are now open for recycled council laptops. 
To express your interest please complete this form - Online Recycled Laptops Form

Dates for 2017 / 2018 Community Grants Schemes

Round 1

Round 2

Applications open

Monday 11 September 2017

February 2018                   

Applications close

Wednesday 25 October 2017

March 2018





For further information please contact Council’s Community Centre ( 80 John Street, Yeppoon) on 4913 3840 or email LSCCommunitygrantsscheme@livingstone.qld.gov.au