Isaac Community Grants

Isaac Community Grants


Isaac Regional Council is committed to assisting local not for profit community groups and organisations by providing community grants in an equitable and accountable manner. In order to ensure community assistance will benefit the region and our residents, Council has developed a Community Grants Policy and application process.

The Isaac Community Grants program funds local projects, events and activities which help develop resilient, adaptive and vibrant communities while contributing to the social wellbeing of its residents, workers and visitors.

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Applicants are required to read the Isaac Community Grants Guidelines before proceeding with their application. Please see the Minor or Major Grants Application Checklist and Isaac Community Grant Budget Template to ensure the application is complete.

Categories for Isaac Community Grants include:

Grants will be assessed across a number of categories and applicants are encouraged to think about how their project, event or activity will benefit the people and community of the region, and what outcomes it will provide.

Minor Grant applications are open year-round and are assessed on a per needs basis and applications must be received at least 4 weeks before to the project, event or activity date.

Major Grant applications are assessed in four rounds through the financial year as per the table below. Click here to submit an online application through Speak Up.

Major Grants Assessment Rounds - Key dates

Grant Rounds
FY 2021-22
Applications Open
Applications Close
Assessment Date
Round 1

Monday, 7 June 2021

(first Monday in June)

Friday, 16 July 2021

(third Friday in July)

August 2021 Council Ordinary Meeting

Round 2

Monday, 2 August 2021

(first Monday in August)

Friday, 17 September 2021

(third Friday in September)

October 2021 Council Ordinary Meeting

Round 3

Monday, 4 October 2021

(first Monday in October)

Friday, 18 February 2022

(third Friday in February)

March 2022 Council Ordinary Meeting

Round 4

Monday, 7 March 2022

(first Monday in March)

Friday 15 April 2022

(third Friday in April)

May 2022 Council Ordinary Meeting

Please contact the Community Grants Officer for assistance with your application or refer to the Community Grants Guidelines.

Submit an application