201127: Maranoa Australia Day Nominations Open – Closing 27th November

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201127: Maranoa Australia Day Nominations Open – Closing 27th November

MARANOA AUSTRALIA DAY NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN

Do you know someone who has made an outstanding contribution in your community?

Maranoa Regional Council is reminding us that Australia Day nominations are now open for the Maranoa region with residents to submit nominations by Friday, 27 November 2020.

These awards are to acknowledge members of the community whose achievements deserve to be recognised at the 2021 Maranoa Australia Day Awards. T

The nine award categories include:

– Citizen of the Year Award Eligible nominees must be 26 years or older as of 26 January 2021
-Young Citizen of the Year Award Eligible nominees must be 25 years or younger as of 26 January 2021
-Community Event of the Year Nominated events must have been held in the relevant Maranoa Regional Council area between November 2019 and November 2020
-Cultural Award
-Sports Award Eligible nominees must be 26 years or older as of 26 January 2021
-Junior Sports Award Eligible nominees must be 25 years or younger as of 26 January 2021
-Member Contribution Award
-Achievement Award
– Andrea Murray Memorial Award Eligible nominees must be volunteers or employed in the disability sector.

Forms can be downloaded from :

www.mymaranoa.org.au/residents/our-community


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200920: Volunteer Grants closing 20th September

Volunteering Queensland, on behalf of the Australian Government, is pleased to offer 2020 Supplementary Volunteer Grants to volunteer involving organisations across Queensland to support the efforts of volunteers in building stronger, more resilient communities.

 

Grants of $1,000 – $5,000 can be used by volunteer based organisations to support the efforts of their volunteers and encourage and increase participation in volunteering.

 

Funding can assist organisations transition their volunteer programs back into operation following the disruption caused by COVID-19, with grants to help re-engage volunteers and adapt practices to support volunteers’ safety.

 

Applications close: 20 September 11:59pm


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Maranoa Regional Council – Community Grants

Maranoa Council logo

For more information please contact your local development officer 1300 007 662.

GRANTS / FUNDING
Closing Date Details
Ongoing Natural Disaster and Drought Assistance

Primary producers are eligible for drought assistance if their property has been drought declared by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries.

If your vehicles garaging address is in an area where the Personal Hardship Assistance Scheme has been activated.

For more information please visit https://www.tmr.qld.gov.au/Community-and-environment/Community-engagement/Disaster-and-drought-assistance.aspx

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Tackling Tough Times Together

The grant program helps communities access the resources they need to support one another through the ongoing effects of the drought.
Grants are available for a broad range of grassroots, community-led initiatives that directly and clearly benefit local communities.
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis and assessed quarterly. Projects must demonstrate a focus on one of seven activity areas, from building community resilience to improving community health and social wellbeing.

Projects can apply for funding between $20,000 and $150,000.

To find out more or apply for a grant please visit the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal websiteRound 15 is open now.

For more informationhttps://www.frrr.org.au/grants/tackling_tough_times_together.php

 

COMMUNITY GRANTS APPLICATIONS OPEN!

Maranoa Regional Council is calling for community and not-for-profit groups to apply for financial assistance with the first round of the 2020-21 Community Grants Program open from Monday, 10 August 2020.

The Community Grants Program is an opportunity for community groups to undertake projects with the support of Council and Senex. The Community Grant categories are:

• Small Grant (co-funded by Senex) – $500 – $3,000

• Community Grant – $3,001 – $10,000

• Major Grant – $10,001 – $20,000.

Maranoa Regional Council is committed to helping community groups make our region a better place to live and work by providing grants for one-off projects, events and activities. Community Grant categories include:

Community Development

Culture and Heritage

Environment, Community Events

Sport and Recreation and Economic Development.

Tips, guidelines and application forms for Community Grants are available on Council’s website at www.maranoa.qld.gov.au/services/grants.

Community groups have until Friday, 9 October 2020 to submit their applications. For more information regarding Council’s Community Grants Program, please contact Council’s Economic and Community Development Team on 1300 007 662.


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Funding and Grants Information from Maranoa Regional Council

Maranoa Regional Council

For more information please contact your local development officer 1300 007 662.

 

GRANTS / FUNDING
Closing Date Details
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
Festivals Australia

Provides funding to support individual art projects at festivals or significant one-off community events, such as a town’s centenary celebration or opening of a major new community resource.

Festivals Australia will:

• provide access to a diverse range of high quality, innovative arts projects that grow audiences at festivals across regional Australia

• support partnerships and collaboration across the arts sector

• encourage community participation in arts projects at regional and remote festivals.

There is no limit to the amount of funding that may be sought, however the average funding request is around $40,000. Only one project, per organisation, per festival will be funded.
For more information visit https://www.grants.gov.au/?event=public.GO.show&GOUUID=89E4CB9A-D383-98BB-4B9E0DB4A5C36CCA

Festivals Australia does not fund projects in major cities or metropolitan locations.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


31 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:

• Charity

• Educational and health organisations

• Arts group or organisation

• Sporting group or organisation

Judging criteria

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 informationhttps://www.jetstar.com/au/en/flying-start

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Multiple Rounds

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 community.sponsorship@originenergy.com.au.

 

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

 


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ANZ Seeds of Renewal

ANZ Seeds of Renewal

Grants of up to $10,000 are made to not-for-profit community based organisations with an ABN or Incorporation Certificate. Consideration will be given to projects contributing to the development of education and employment opportunities that benefit communities with a population of 15,000 people or fewer in rural, regional and remote areas. More information.


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Queens Arms Community Benefits Program

NOW OPEN Community Benefits Program: 

The Queens Arms Hotel Roma Community Benefits Program is designed to build relationships with community organisations to provide benefits to locals and visitors by supporting and promoting our vibrant and active community.  The program provides small one-off sponsorships and donations to a maximum of $2,500 per round (total in aggregate) to not-for-profit organisations based in Roma and the Maranoa region with the aim to support as many local groups as we can. Download our application here

Website: The Queens Arm’s Hotel


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Small Grants for Rural Communities

Small Grants for Rural Communities Round 33

Grants of up to $5,000 are available for projects and activities that offer clear public benefit for communities in rural, regional or remote Australia. Priority is given to communities of 10,000 or fewer. Applicants must be not-for-profit community organisations with an ABN or incorporation certificate.  The Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal is currently transitioning to an online grants administration system. Applications must be submitted via FRRR’s Grants Gateway online portal.  Please read the How-To Guide and the Grants Gateway FAQs to get started. Interested parties are encouraged to watch this introductory clip about the ‘Purpose Tree’ before applying.  For support with technical issues Ph 1800 170 020, or email: info@frrr.org.au.  Before applying, please review the Guidelines and Grants Gateway Application Form carefully by visiting the website.


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Zonta Club of Roma

Zonta International is a leading global organization of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy.

For more information:

Facebook:  Zonta Club of Roma

Website: Zonta International


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Information Submission

Below are PDF forms that you can download and fill out if you would like your information displayed on this site.

Activities and Events Form

Services and Business Form

Be sure to email them directly to romaforfamilies@gmail.com and attach a photo of your activity, business or logo.

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