The ACT Government is inviting applications for the 2009-10 round of the Community Support and Infrastructure Grants program. Community organisations are encouraged to apply for the substantial funding available to assist their work.
The 2009-10 Community Support and Infrastructure Grants will provide $500,000 for new and innovative projects undertaken by community organisations, including sporting groups, providing key services to ACT residents
The objective of the program is to fund projects that
- support the viability and capacity of the community sector,
- assist community organisations to access equipment and technology resources and/or
- improve the environmental sustainability of community facilities.
The Grants will fund community based projects and equipment acquisitions up to $30,000 per project and capital works projects up to $50,000 per project.
Eligible community groups are encouraged to submit their applications before the closing date of Monday 24 August 2009.
Application packages, further information and details on public information sessions are available from the Department of Disability, Housing and Community Services website http://www.dhcs.act.gov.au/, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or telephoning 6205 0531 or 6205 1308.