Community Grants Program Opens in February


Applications for round two of the City of Greater Bendigo’s 2017/2018 Community Grants Program will open on February 1st and close on February 22nd, for projects starting from June 1st.

Grants of up to $5,000 can be applied for under categories:

  • Active and Healthy Lifestyles
  • Arts
  • Community Development
  • Community Events
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Print and Digital Publications

Free workshops to assist groups wanting to apply for a grant are available. The workshops will provide tips on finding grant opportunities offered by Council and a range of other organisations, plus how to give your application the best chance of success.

The two workshops will be held in the Reception Room at the City’s offices at 195 Lyttleton Terrace, Bendigo:

  • Tuesday January 30th   10am – 12 noon
  • Tuesday January 30th    5.30pm – 8pm            

To attend one of the workshops, RSVP to Strong Communities Officer Narelle Lyle by phoning 5434 6214 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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