Major Community Grants Program
Council's Major Community Grants Program is for non-recurrent grants between $1,000 and $4,000 and are available for not-for-profit community organisations to undertake projects, activities or events which benefit the wider community.
Applications are assessed on merit and the availability of funds.
Please review the updated Major Community Grants Program Guidelines before applying.
To apply for the Major Community Grants Program, please use the:
|Round 1||Round 2|
|Applications open||01 September 2021||01 March 2022|
|Applications close||30 September 2021||31 March 2022|
|Assessment of applications||October 2021||April 2022|
|Recommendations to Council||October 2021||April 2022|
|Funds granted||November 2021||May 2022|
|Grant acquittal||Two months after project completion|
To support our local groups and help build a stronger community, a total of 26 not-for-profit community organisations have been awarded grants for a variety of different projects that benefit the Lockyer Valley through the 2020-2021 financial year. Projects have ranged from purchasing equipment to help community groups operate easier, to helping fund community and world class events.
Council's Community Grants Program awards successful applicants with Non-recurrent grants of between $1,000 and $4,000 will be made available to not-for-profit community organisations to undertake projects, activities or events which benefit the wider community, depending upon availability of funds and the merit of projects, activities or events.
Recipients of the last round of this program were:
- Forest Hill Community Development Association
- Forest Hill State School
- Gatton Rugby League Football Club
- Glenore Grove Public Hall Association
- Grantham State School
- Laidley Agricultural and Industry Society
- Lockyer Antique Motor Association
- Lockyer Equestrian Group
- Lockyer Information & Neighbourhood Centre
- Lockyer Valley Toastmasters Club
- Upper Lockyer Little Athletics