Community Grants

Community Grant funding is available three times a year 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 and cultural 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

Apply

Individual
For young people 18 years and under

Activity overseas - $200

Activity intrastate/interstate -$100

Round 1
Open: 1 April
Close: 31 May
Council Decision:
July

Round 2
Open: 1 July
Close: 31 August
Council Decision:
October

Round 3
Open: 1 February Close: 31 March
Council Decision:
May

Guidelines(PDF, 76KB)

 

Round 2 Open

Apply here

If you are a member of a team you are not eligible to apply for an individual grant, see Team/Group program below

Team/Group
For young people 18 years and under

 

Activity overseas - $100 per individual (max $600 per team/group)

Activity intrastate/interstate -$50 per individual (max $300 per team/group)

Round 1
Open: 1 April
Close: 31 May
Council Decision:
July

Round 2
Open: 1 July
Close: 31 August
Council Decision:
October

Round 3
Open: 1 February Close: 31 March
Council Decision:
May

Guidelines(PDF, 76KB)

Round 2 Open

Apply here

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

Up to $5,000

Round 1
Open: 1 April
Close: 31 May
Council Decision:
July
For projects commencing after 31 July

Round 2
Open: 1 July
Close: 31 August
Council Decision:
October
For projects commencing after 31 October

Round 3
Open: 1 February Close: 31 March
Council Decision:
May
For projects commencing after 31 May

Guidelines(PDF, 84KB)

Round 2 Open

Apply here