201031: Funding and Grants Information from Maranoa Regional Council
For more information please contact your local development officer 1300 007 662.
|GRANTS / FUNDING|
|31 March 2020||Maranoa Regional Council Community Grants
Grant now open – Contact your local development officer 1300 007 662 or apply here. http://www.maranoa.qld.gov.au/services/grants
31 March 2020
|Regional Arts Development Fund
Do you have a project in visual arts, music, theatre, drama, dancing, digital media, public art, collections or designing? The Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) Round 1 is now open for applications!
Council is calling for local groups and artists to consider applying for a grant. RADF grants program supports a wide variety of projects to help promote the value of art and culture.
Download the RADF funding guidelines and application forms at http://www.maranoa.qld.gov.au/services/grants or visit your local Council Customer Service Centre or Library.
Local groups and artists have until Tuesday, 31 March 2020 to apply.
|22 March 2020||
|Jetstar’s Flying Start Program
Invites community groups and organisations across Australia to apply for a grant to fund a project that will enrich the lives of people in their local community. The grant includes $15,000 cash, $15,000 worth of travel with Jetstar anywhere on the Jetstar network, promotion of your community group or organisation on Jetstar’s website and Facebook page, and national and local media leverage.
Entry is open to not-for-profit community groups and organisations of any size, who are seeking funding to help enhance the lives of people in their local community; and can be classified into one of the following categories:
• Educational and health organisations
• Arts group or organisation
• Sporting group or organisation
1. The extent to which the community group or organisation is seeking funding to help enhance the lives of people in their local community in the areas of charity, health, sport, education or the arts.
2. The extent to which the community group or organisation can maximise benefits to their local community with the Jetstar Flying Start grant (i.e. the extent to which they have a tangible project or activity in mind to utilise the grant).
3. The extent to which the project or activity will celebrate and highlight the work of the community group or organisation and help boost the profile and strength of the group for the future within twelve months of the grant being awarded.
For more information: https://www.jetstar.com/au/en/flying-start
|Origin Energy Community Grants
Origin is the upstream Operator of Australia Pacific LNG. Our purpose is ‘Getting energy right for our customers, communities and planet’. This includes working with our local communities to support a variety of events and programs that benefit the community through direct and in-kind contributions.
If you have an idea for an activity which will make a positive contribution to our community in the area of economic development, natural resource stewardship, community safety and wellbeing, and/or regional growth and liveability, we invite you to apply for the next round of our community grants and donations program.
Applications are welcomed from organisations and residents living in Maranoa, Western Downs, Banana Shire and Central Highlands (Rolleston and Springsure). To request an application form, or for more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications close on 31 January/30 April/31 July/31 October 2020.
3 Feb – 15 Mar 2020
|Celebrating Seniors – Community grant applications
Since first initiated in 1960 by Council on the Ageing (COTA) Queensland, Queensland Seniors Week has grown substantially. So much so we are celebrating Queensland seniors all month-long this August!
Seniors Month provides opportunities to promote positive community attitudes towards older people and ageing, facilitate community participation, and enhance community connections, aligning with the Queensland Government’s and COTA Queensland’s vision of building an Age-friendly Queensland.
COTA Queensland coordinates Queensland Seniors Month on behalf of the Queensland Government and receives funding to collaboratively plan, run and subsidise Seniors Month events and activities.
Starting Monday 3 February and closing Sunday 15 March, community groups, local councils and libraries can apply for up to $1,000, sharing in $100,000 of Queensland Government funding to support events and activities held during the month.
All applications and acquittals are accessed and submitted through SmartyGrants, an online grant management system.
For more about Seniors Month and to download the subsidy guidelines visit www.qldseniorsmonth.org.au