We invite local not-for-profit groups that contribute to making Bayside a better place to live to apply for a Community Grant.
Our Annual Community Grants Program supports organisations to strengthen and enrich community life through programs and activities in a range of areas including leisure, cultural awareness, environment, health, education, sporting and welfare.
The Annual Community Grants Program aims to:
Applications for Bayside Annual Community Grants are now closed for 2021/22.
Grants of up to $7,500 each are considered for initiatives by eligible community groups that meet the objectives of our Grants Policy and the Annual Community Grants Guidelines.
Annual Community Grants 2021/2022 Guideline (PDF, 274.25KB)
Bayside City Council Grants Policy (PDF, 387.38KB)
Applications are evaluated against the criteria contained in the guidelines and assessed on:
Council will determine the grant allocations at the August Council Meeting. All applicants will be advised of the outcome of their application and successful applicants will be invited to an event to celebrate their success with Council and other grant recipients.
A list of successful applications can be found at Annual Community Grant Recipients 2021/22 (PDF, 181.34KB)
Should you have any further enquiries please contact our Community and Social Planner on (03) 9599 4787, or grants [at] bayside.vic.gov.au