Community Grants Information Sessions and Grant Writing Workshops

Community Grants Information Sessions

The Brimbank Community Grants Program 2017/2018 opens for applications on Monday 22 May 2017 and close on Sunday 16 July 2017. 

If your community group is planning to apply for a grant, you're encouraged to attend our information sessions.

  • Thursday 8 June 2017, 6.00pm – 8.30pm
    Visy Cares Hub,
    80B Harvester Road, Sunshine
    Mel Ref: 26H126
  • Thursday 15 June 2017, 6.00pm-8.30pm
    Visy Cares Hub,
    80B Harvester Road, Sunshine
    Mel Ref: 26H12
  • Monday 3 July 2017, 6.00pm - 8.30pm
    Sydenham Neighbourhood House (above the Sydenham Library)
    Sydenham Community Hub, Level 1, 1 Station Street,
    Watergardens Town Centre,
    Taylors Lakes
    Mel Ref: 13 E1
  • Friday 7 July 2017, 10.00am – 12.30pm
    Brimbank Community & Civic Centre,
    301 Hampshire Road, Sunshine
    Mel Ref: 26H12

Bookings are required three days before session or workshop dates. Interpreters are available on request.
RSVP: Phone 9249 4000 or email CommunityGrants@brimbank.vic.gov.au

Grant Writing Workshops

These workshops facilitated by Debby Maziarz will provide community groups with a step-by-step guide through the grant application process, from idea generation through to the final acquittal report. The sessions will cover:

  • Planning a community project
  • Tips for approaching funding bodies
  • Understanding the grant application
  • What funding bodies are looking for in a project budget
  • How to evaluate a community project

Bookings are required two weeks before session or workshop dates. RSVP: Book online at our Community Governance page or phone 9249 4418

  • Monday 5 June 2017, 5:30-8:30pm
    Sydenham Neighbourhood House (above the Sydenham Library)
    Sydenham Community Hub, Level 1, 1 Station Street,
    Watergardens Town Centre,
    Taylors Lakes
    Mel Ref: 13 E1
  • Wednesday 14 June 2017, 9:30am-12:30pm
    Sydenham Neighbourhood House (above the Sydenham Library)
    Sydenham Community Hub, Level 1, 1 Station Street,
    Watergardens Town Centre,
    Taylors Lakes VIC
    Mel Ref: 13 E1