Community Grants

 Please note: The community grant program was reviewed in October 2018. Changes to the program have now been incorporated into the website and guidelines. 

Community Grant funding is available in the following categories:

Individual & Team/Group
For young people (18 years and under) living in the Launceston municipality who have been selected to represent Australia, Tasmania or Northern Tasmania in sporting, academic or cultural endeavours.

Organisations
Supports community projects/activities (up to $5,000) held in the Launceston municipality, which result in community, social, cultural and environmental benefits for the Launceston community.

How to apply
Read the relevant guidelines (below) that provide advice on eligibility, assessment criteria, funding limitations and the application process.

Before completing an application, we suggest you discuss your application with our Grants and Sponsorship Officer to determine your eligibility for funding.

When rounds are open applications can be made via the online application form, available by clicking the 'Apply here' link in the table below.

Need help?  
Please contact our Grants and Sponsorship Officer Cherie Holmes
Phone: 03 6323 3351 
Email: contactus@launceston.tas.gov.au

Grant Program

Grant Amount

Application dates

Guidelines

Applications

Individual
For young people 18 years and under

Activity overseas - $300

Activity intrastate/interstate -$100

Applications open 1 February 2019. Please note that from February 2019 applications will be able to be made all year subject to available budget. 

Guidelines(PDF, 98KB)

 

Applications Closed

Team/Group
For young people 18 years and under

 

Activity overseas - $150 per individual (max $900 per team/group)

Activity intrastate/interstate -$75 per individual (max $450 per team/group)

Applications open 1 February 2019. Please note that from February 2019 applications will be able to be made all year subject to available budget. 

 

Guidelines(PDF, 98KB)

Applications Closed

 

Community Grants (Organisations)
Supports community projects held within the Launceston municipality

Up to $5,000

Round 1
Open: 1 July
Close: 31 August
Council Decision:
October
For projects commencing after 31 October

Round 2-A
Open: 1 February Close: 31 March
Council Decision:
May
For projects commencing after 31 May

Guidelines(PDF, 106KB)

Applications Closed