Community Grants Program

Our Community Grants program supports projects that make Darebin a better, healthier, sustainable and more inclusive place. 

Are you a not-for-profit community group or organisation with great ideas on how to create a better Darebin? It’s time to apply for our annual Community Grants!

Grants information video

Do you want to know more about our Community Grants Program? We've created a video that includes:

  • grant application writing tips
  • grants currently open
  • how to link your project idea with Council Strategic Directions
  • how to apply for a grant

If you are wanting to apply for grants, this video may be very handy.

Watch the grants information video

Grants available

Read our 2023—24 Community Grants Program information and guidelines.

Grants available are:

  • Small Grants (up to $3,000)
  • Medium Grants (up to $15,000)
  • Venue Hire Support Grants (up to $8,000)
  • Youth Projects Grants (up to $5,000)

Our 2023—24 round closed on 31 May 2023. The outcome of all applications in this round will be announced early August 2023

Past grant recipients

Congratulations to the successful applicants in 2022 and we look forward to seeing their continued contribution to support the community and make Darebin a better, healthier, sustainable and more inclusive place.

You can view the list of the successful grant recipients and what they are about in brief. If you want to get in touch with one of these fabulous groups, or find out more about them, please contact the Corporate & Community Grants Officer.

View successful 2022—23 Community Grants applicants

More information

If you have a question, contact the Corporate and Community Grants Officer.
Phone 03 8470 8504