This grant provides sponsorship funding for student awards in conjunction with a school’s annual awards night. Council will determine on a case by case basis the requirements for acknowledgement of sponsorship. Successful applicants will need to reapply each year for assessment on merit. The fund will provide awards sponsorship of up to $300 per school, maximum $150 per award. The awards are to reflect Council’s values of ACHIEVE – Accountability, Community, Harmony, Innovation, Ethical Conduct, Vision and Excellence.
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 and approval by the Manager Social & Corporate Performance. The Community Grants Program Assessment Panel will comprise of four (4) Councillors as decided by Council.
The fund will provide two (2) funding rounds in August and February each financial year.
For further information please contact Council's Community Development/Grants Officer, Kimberley Donohue on 4189 9100.