Grant Opportunities

NEW GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

Sport and Recreation Facilities Grants 2017/2018 - EOIs by 7th of February 2017

Sport and Recreation Equipment Grant (up to $1000) - Deadline 6th Feb 2017

Community Equipment Grant (up to $5000) - Deadline 15 March 2017


The City of Canning’s Community Partnership Fund is a grant program providing financial assistance to groups, individuals and organisations for initiatives which enrich the cultural, social, environmental, and economic opportunities for the Canning community.


Please click on the grants that interest you and see if they meet your needs:

1. Small Community Grants
2. Arts and Culture
3. Community Initiatives

4. Sport and Recreation5. Sustainability and Environment

The grants aims are aligned with the City's Strategic Community Plan 2013 - 2022 to help meet the needs of residents.

The Community Partnership Fund Guidelines 2016/17 offer a full introduction and should be read first to ensure you are eligible to apply. Frequently Asked Questions will help you through the process of applying.

Please contact the Grants Officer for help on 1300 422 664 or customer@canning.wa.gov.au.

NEW GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

Sport and Recreation Facilities Grants 2017/2018 - EOIs by 7th of February 2017

Sport and Recreation Equipment Grant (up to $1000) - Deadline 6th Feb 2017

Community Equipment Grant (up to $5000) - Deadline 15 March 2017


The City of Canning’s Community Partnership Fund is a grant program providing financial assistance to groups, individuals and organisations for initiatives which enrich the cultural, social, environmental, and economic opportunities for the Canning community.


Please click on the grants that interest you and see if they meet your needs:

1. Small Community Grants
2. Arts and Culture
3. Community Initiatives

4. Sport and Recreation5. Sustainability and Environment

The grants aims are aligned with the City's Strategic Community Plan 2013 - 2022 to help meet the needs of residents.

The Community Partnership Fund Guidelines 2016/17 offer a full introduction and should be read first to ensure you are eligible to apply. Frequently Asked Questions will help you through the process of applying.

Please contact the Grants Officer for help on 1300 422 664 or customer@canning.wa.gov.au.

  • Sport and Recreation Facilities Grants

    7 months ago
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    Grants for 2017/2018 are now open

    Expression of Interest deadline - 7 Feb 2017

    Funding is available to incorporated not-for-profit organisations towards the development of sport or recreational facilities to increase participation through good quality, well designed and well utilised facilities.

    Facilities must be located on Council owned or managed land within the City.

    There is a new process in place for Sport and Recreation Facilities grant funding available in 2017 / 2018. All applicants must initially complete an Expression of Interest form by 7 February 2017. Proposals will be assessed and successful applicants will be invited to complete the... Continue reading

    Grants for 2017/2018 are now open

    Expression of Interest deadline - 7 Feb 2017

    Funding is available to incorporated not-for-profit organisations towards the development of sport or recreational facilities to increase participation through good quality, well designed and well utilised facilities.

    Facilities must be located on Council owned or managed land within the City.

    There is a new process in place for Sport and Recreation Facilities grant funding available in 2017 / 2018. All applicants must initially complete an Expression of Interest form by 7 February 2017. Proposals will be assessed and successful applicants will be invited to complete the next stage of the process. Full details of the process are available in the Sport and Recreation Facilities Guidelines. Grants will only be available to applicants who have successfully completed all stages of the Grants Process and for those proposals that have been deemed a priority by Council.

    This process also applies to applications being made to the Department of Sport and Recreation (Small and Annual Grants) and other funders in 2017 / 2018

    Organisations must liaise with a grants officer and read the Sport and Recreation Facilities Guidelines prior to applying for funds.

    Download the Expression of Interest Form

    Download the Sport and Recreation Facilities Guidelines


  • Sport and Recreation Equipment Grants

    7 months ago
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    NEW GRANT OPPORTUNITY

    Deadline - 6th of Feb 2017

    Funding up to $1,000 is available to not-for-profit organisations towards the purchase of durable equipment which will:

    • encourage increased participation and/ or
    • improve the sporting experience for members.

    All equipment must be durable, stored in a communal facility and must not be for personal use. (Equipment which is defined as durable must last over 12 months. Balls and other consumables will not be funded)

    50% In-Kind match funding must be contributed. See FAQs and guidelines for further information about what in-kind means

    Download the application form here

    Download the guidelines here

    ... Continue reading

    NEW GRANT OPPORTUNITY

    Deadline - 6th of Feb 2017

    Funding up to $1,000 is available to not-for-profit organisations towards the purchase of durable equipment which will:

    • encourage increased participation and/ or
    • improve the sporting experience for members.

    All equipment must be durable, stored in a communal facility and must not be for personal use. (Equipment which is defined as durable must last over 12 months. Balls and other consumables will not be funded)

    50% In-Kind match funding must be contributed. See FAQs and guidelines for further information about what in-kind means

    Download the application form here

    Download the guidelines here

    Download the acquittal form here

  • Community Equipment Grant

    7 months ago
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    NEW GRANT OPPORTUNITY

    Deadline - 15th March 2017

    Up to $5,000 is available for equipment which will help not-for-profit organisations deliver local community services. Equipment must not be for personal use, be accessible for community or member use and be durable. (Equipment which is defined as durable must last over 12 months).

    50% In-Kind match funding must be contributed. See FAQ and guidelines for further information about what in-kind means.


    Download the application form here

    Download the acquittal form here

    Download the guidelines here



    NEW GRANT OPPORTUNITY

    Deadline - 15th March 2017

    Up to $5,000 is available for equipment which will help not-for-profit organisations deliver local community services. Equipment must not be for personal use, be accessible for community or member use and be durable. (Equipment which is defined as durable must last over 12 months).

    50% In-Kind match funding must be contributed. See FAQ and guidelines for further information about what in-kind means.


    Download the application form here

    Download the acquittal form here

    Download the guidelines here



  • Small Community Grant

    7 months ago
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    Funding up to $500 is available for initiatives which meet the objectives of the Arts and Culture Grant, Community Initiatives Grant or Sport and Recreation Equipment Grant. This is to support low cost and quick turnaround initiatives through out of round funding offered throughout the year.
    Download the application form here

    Download the guidelines here

    Download the acquittal form here

    Funding up to $500 is available for initiatives which meet the objectives of the Arts and Culture Grant, Community Initiatives Grant or Sport and Recreation Equipment Grant. This is to support low cost and quick turnaround initiatives through out of round funding offered throughout the year.
    Download the application form here

    Download the guidelines here

    Download the acquittal form here

  • Young People in Sport and Recreation Grants

    7 months ago
    Grants

    The Young People in Sport and Recreation Grant assists young people under the age of 25 at the date the competition or charitable activity commences who are living in the City.

    This grant assists with the cost of representing WA organisations at state, national or international level at recognised sporting competitions which will progress the individual’s athletic ambition; or at a recognised charitable activity. This is not suited for touring or for sporting events promoting cultural exchange rather than competition.

    Grant caps are based on the location of the competition or activity and are as follows:

    The Young People in Sport and Recreation Grant assists young people under the age of 25 at the date the competition or charitable activity commences who are living in the City.

    This grant assists with the cost of representing WA organisations at state, national or international level at recognised sporting competitions which will progress the individual’s athletic ambition; or at a recognised charitable activity. This is not suited for touring or for sporting events promoting cultural exchange rather than competition.

    Grant caps are based on the location of the competition or activity and are as follows:

    • Attendance within WA up to $100 (exc. GST) / young person
    • Attendance Interstate up to $300 (exc. GST) / young person
    • Attendance Overseas up to $500 (exc. GST) / young person

    You must provide supporting a letter of invitation from the organisation hosting the competition or charitable event; or your peak sporting body. This letter should identify the applicant by name, describe the importance of the event as well as the process of selection. Applications are open to individuals only. More than one individual per team may be eligible and each may apply for funding.

    Young People may only receive up to one Young People in Sport and Recreation Grant per financial year.

    Download the application form here

    Download the acquittal form here

    Download the guidelines here

  • Sustainability and Environmental Grants

    7 months ago
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    Up to $5,000 is available for initiatives which:

    1.Actively protect, preserve and promote our natural places, flora and fauna

    2.Explore, implement and/or promote:

    • sustainable waste management;
    • water conservation;
    • energy efficiency;
    • reducing reliance on and use of toxic chemicals;
    • food security;
    • sustainable transport options;
    • positive health and wellbeing; and/or
    • sustainable gardening practices;

    3.Provide sustainability awareness and education within the community; and/or

    4.Encourage and demonstrate sustainability within the City.

    50% In-Kind match funding must be contributed. See FAQ and guidelines for further information about... Continue reading

    Up to $5,000 is available for initiatives which:

    1. Actively protect, preserve and promote our natural places, flora and fauna

    2. Explore, implement and/or promote:

    • sustainable waste management;
    • water conservation;
    • energy efficiency;
    • reducing reliance on and use of toxic chemicals;
    • food security;
    • sustainable transport options;
    • positive health and wellbeing; and/or
    • sustainable gardening practices;

    3. Provide sustainability awareness and education within the community; and/or

    4. Encourage and demonstrate sustainability within the City.

    50% In-Kind match funding must be contributed. See FAQ and guidelines for further information about what in-kind means.

    Download the application form here

    Download the guidelines here

    Download the acquittal form here


  • Community Initiatives Grant

    7 months ago
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    The deadline for this grant has passed, please stay tuned for more Community Grants in the future.

    Up to $5,000 is available for initiatives which address community issues (such as safety, community sustainability, accessibility etc.) and encourage any of the following:

    • Increased participation by the community
    • Increased sustainability of community services (e.g. more members, more attendance, improved viability etc.)
    • Skills improvement for volunteers to help develop local community organisations
    • Response to local needs and issues which make a positive contribution to community life in the City of Canning

    50% In-Kind match... Continue reading

    The deadline for this grant has passed, please stay tuned for more Community Grants in the future.

    Up to $5,000 is available for initiatives which address community issues (such as safety, community sustainability, accessibility etc.) and encourage any of the following:

    • Increased participation by the community
    • Increased sustainability of community services (e.g. more members, more attendance, improved viability etc.)
    • Skills improvement for volunteers to help develop local community organisations
    • Response to local needs and issues which make a positive contribution to community life in the City of Canning

    50% In-Kind match funding must be contributed by the applicant. See FAQ and guidelines for further information about what in-kind means.

    Please note that community gardens or physical changes to community facilities or land must be submitted under the Sport and Recreation – Facilities program stream.

    Download the application form here

    Download the guidelines here

    Download the acquittal form here

  • Arts and Culture Grant

    7 months ago
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    The deadline for this grant has passed, please stay tuned for more Arts and Culture Grants in the future.

    Up to $5,000 is available for initiatives which encourage:
    • Increased community participation in arts and / or cultural activities.
    • New or enhanced art and / or cultural activities

    All forms of art and cultural expression are welcome to apply. A minimum of 50% In-Kind match funding must be contributed by the applicant. See FAQ and guidelines for further information about what in-kind means.

    Download the application form here

    Download the guidelines... Continue reading

    The deadline for this grant has passed, please stay tuned for more Arts and Culture Grants in the future.

    Up to $5,000 is available for initiatives which encourage:
    • Increased community participation in arts and / or cultural activities.
    • New or enhanced art and / or cultural activities

    All forms of art and cultural expression are welcome to apply. A minimum of 50% In-Kind match funding must be contributed by the applicant. See FAQ and guidelines for further information about what in-kind means.

    Download the application form here

    Download the guidelines here

    Download the acquittal form here