Community Grants

 

City of Ballarat is committed to supporting our vibrant local community through the Community Impact Grant Program (CIGP). 

The grant program encourages organisations to be innovative, creative and address needs within the community. The grant program links to the outcomes and key priorities in the Council Plan, and in particular: 

  • Increasing community connectedness
  • Promotion of healthy lifestyles
  • Celebrating arts and culture
  • Developing resilient and adaptive communities

For more information, please download the Funding Guidelines and Fact Sheet.


ApplicationsTop of document.

Round two applications are now being accepted, closing 5.00pm Friday, 24 Feb 2017.

Applications must be submitted via the grant application website. Please note, you will require an email address.


2016/17 Round One RecipientsTop of document.

Congratulations to the nineteen local community groups who were the successful recipients of a total of $52,309 in Round One of the City of Ballarat 2016/2017 Community Impact Grants program.

 

Organisation

Project Title

Grant 

University of the Third Age

Community Music for Wellbeing

$3,200 

Ballarat & District Drug Action Partnership

Ballarat Drug Forum

$2,995 

Buninyong Men's Shed

Extension to Existing Shed

$6,000 

Upper Mount Emu Creek Landcare Network

Tools for Tree Planting Trailer

$1,408 

Ballarat Down Syndrome Support Group

Down Syndrome Family Fun Day and Market

$2,920 

Bobcats Hockey Club

Additional Women's Teams

$2,850 

Ballarat Little Athletics

Safety 2 Way Radios

$1,523 

Ballarat Masters Football Club

Renewal of Club Jumpers & 25th Anniversary Polo Tops

$3,400 

Ballarat Agricultural & Pastoral Society

Picnic Table Seating

$3,000 

St John Ambulance Australia (VIC)

Essential 4WD Training Courses for St John Ballarat Volunteers

$2,120 

Ballarat Wholefoods Collective

New Storage for Ballarat Wholefoods Collective

$2,803 

Southern Cross Kid's Camps

Building Resilience in Ballarat Kids

$6,000 

Buninyong Bowling Club

Coaching the Future

$2,184 

Ballarat Community Garden

Secure Storage Shed

$2,920 

Fishcare Central Highlands

Central Highlands Sustainable Fishing Education

$1,430 

SMS Community

Ballarat Indian Film Festival

$3,490 

Forest Rangers Soccer Club

50th Anniversary

$1,959 

Ballarat East Community Men's Shed

Defibrillator Battery Replacement

$500 

Punctum Inc

A Big Walk to Golden Mountain

$1,607 


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