This grant is provided to encourage excellence in sport, the performing arts and education providing opportunities for the professional development for youth (up to 25 years).

These grants provide  assistance  for  South  Burnett  residents to attend competitions or programs  representing Queensland or Australia in  their  chosen  performance field  (No funding is available for South Burnett or Wide Bay representation levels). 

Successful applicants shall only be granted one (1) allocation per financial year and can apply for up to:

  • $500 if representing Queensland; or

  • $1000 if representing Australia.

Applications will be assessed by the Community Grants Program Assessment Panel against the Community Grants Program Policy based on the Assessment Criteria.  A recommendation will be made by the Community Grants Program Assessment Panel to the Chief Executive Officer for approval.  The Community Grants Program Assessment Panel will comprise of four (4) Councillors as decided by Council.

Applications can be made throughout the financial year.

Funding is not available for activities that have already commenced prior to approval.

For further information please contact Council's Community Development/Grants Officer, Kimberley Donohue on 4189 9100.

Forms Forms

Elite Performance Youth Grant