Local Area Grants

Social Change through Creativity Grants - Applications open now

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Fairfield City Council’s Social Change through Creativity Grant Program encourages and supports creative-based projects that include and address issues of importance in the community.

The awarded projects must meet all of the grant selection criteria and at least one grant priority area. One-off grants of up to $5,000 are available to not-for-profit groups or organisations.

Applications close 12 April 2019 at 4:30pm.  

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Grants workshops

Council delivers a number of grants workshops and mentorship programs each year. These workshops are designed to assist applicants to learn important grant writing skills, including developing an idea into a grant project, devising a budget, and basic project management.

Free two-day Grant Writing Workshop (You are required to attend both days.)
Workshop A - 13 February & 20 February 2019
Workshop B - 23 February & 2 March 2019
Cabravale Leisure Centre, Eric Bedford Room 1
30 Broomfield St, Cabramatta 

Sign up for the Social Change through Creativity Grant-Writing Workshops 2019

One-on-one Mentorship Program
Held at 9am-5pm on 13, 20 and 23 March 2019. 
Cabravale Leisure Centre
30 Broomfield St, Cabramatta 

Please RSVP for Workshop A or Workshop B by 4 February 2019 to Andrea Lim at scd@fairfieldcity.nsw.gov.au or call 9725 0382. If you require an interpreter or application form in your language, or have accessibility requirements, please contact Council on 9725 0382 five days prior to the scheduled event.

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