Community Grants

Events City of Launceston
 
Community Grant funding is available in the following categories:
  • Individual & Team/Group
    For young people (18 years and under) living in the City of Launceston municipality who have been selected to represent Australia, Tasmania or Northern Tasmania in sporting, academic or cultural endeavours.
  • Organisations
    Supports community projects/activities (from $1,000 up to $5,000) held in the Launceston municipality, that 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 Stephanie Berns via the below contact details.

Phone: 03 6323 3351 
Email: contactus@launceston.tas.gov.au

 

Individual

Grant Program:

Individual - for young people 18 years and under

 

Grant Amount:

  • Activity overseas -$300
  • Activity intrastate/interstate -$100

 

Application Dates:

Open all year subject to available budget.

 

Download the guidelines here

Apply online here

 

Team/Group

Grant Program:

Team/Group - for young people 18 years and under

 

Grant Amount:

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

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

 

Application Dates:

Open all year subject to available budget.

 

Download the guidelines here

Apply online here

 

Community Grants (Organisational)

Grant Program:

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

 

Grant Amount:

Up to $5,000

 

Application Dates:

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 

 

Download the guidelines online here

Apply online here