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Our Placemaking Grants aim to assist individuals and groups with the delivery of placemaking activities in Nillumbik.
Placemaking activities play an important role in townships across the Shire and can provide social, economic and cultural benefits to the region and its communities.
The purpose of this grant is to assist community groups and local residents in the delivery of placemaking activities across Nillumbik to enhance the user experience within public places and spaces. These activities are supported by Nillumbik’s Placemaking Framework(PDF, 2MB).
Grants of up to $4,500 from a pool of $20,000 are available to assist with the delivery of placemaking activities in Nillumbik.
The objectives of this grant are to support and encourage placemaking activities that:
Before applying we highly recommend that you discuss your project idea with the Placemaking team to determine suitability of your project ideas. Email email@example.com.
What won't be funded
To be eligible for consideration, applicants MUST:
Applications will NOT be considered for:
It is a condition of accepting a grant that successful applicants submit an online acquittal and evaluation within two months of the completion of each funded project.
Measuring the outcomes helps grantees and grantmakers to understand what is achieved for participants and audiences and how efficiently the program has been delivered.
During the acquittal stage of the successful projects, what recipients have learned about the outcomes of their activities will be shared with Council to help design future programs.
Opening date: 19 September 2023
Closing date: when the grant pool has been expended or 31 May 2024, whichever comes first.
Grants of up to $4,500
Read our information and support.
Contact Council's Place team
03 9433 3111
For more information about Council’s grant processes see our Community Grants Policy.