Community Grants

Nillumbik Community Fund Annual Grants 2018-2019

Community Projects stream

Please contact the Grants Offficer, or 9433 3720

Arts and Culture stream

Applications for 2019-20 Arts and Culture grant projects open 1 April 2019.

Quick Response Grants for projects up to $2000

We call these grants Quick Response Grants because we will respond quickly to your application.

Applications open on 1 July each year and remain open until funds are expended

Suggestions as to how these grants could be used: 

  • community events and activities 
  • materials and equipment 
  • artist, consultant or provider fees 
  • pilot programs 
  • promotional materials such as brochures, newsletters, websites, and signage 
  • venue hire charges and signage up to $200. See details on the Venues for hire page 
  • minor capital works (community groups will need to get written approval from the   relevant landlord if works are on Council land) 
  • incorporation costs (on set up) 

Grant applications are assessed by the Community Development and Inclusion team. For further information, email or call the Community Development team on 9433 3111.

Further information, contact

To apply 

Read the documents below

  • Quick response guidelines below
  • Quick response budget help sheet

Complete the application form then;

  • Scan and email your application to 
  • or print a copy of your application and deliver it to the Civic Centre, Civic Drive, Greensborough
  • or mail to Community Development and Inclusion, Nillumbik Shire Council, PO Box 476, Greensborough 3088

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