Community grants

Indigo Shire Council’s 2016/2017 Grants Program – Open 9am 13 June – 5pm 25 July 2016

Do you have a great idea for a community project or event? Is your group keen to get some funding to make an idea come to life?

Talk to council about the Grants Program open from 13 June 2016  - 25 July 2016.

Applications will be available on this web page from Monday 13 June 2016.

Grants from between $200 -$4000 are available in the following categories:

  1. Community Grants – General    
  2. Community Grants – Arts & Cultural Initiatives  
  3. Community Grants – Youth Initiatives Grants
  4. Festival and Events – Grants

Council encourages potential applicants to discuss their idea with the Community Development Team (Community Grants) or the Tourism Team (Festival and Events Grants) on 1300 365 003  and to attend one of the following workshops:

  • Yackandandah Public Hall - Tuesday 21 June, 2pm
  • Beechworth Town Hall - Tuesday 21 June, 5.30 pm

 Workshops have already occurred in Chiltern, Rutherglen and Kiewa/Tangambalanga

Application and guidelines:      Word version       PDF version

Please send completed applications with all supporting documentation to:

Chief Executive Officer
Community Grants Applications
Indigo Shire Council
PO Box 28 Beechworth 3747

You may also email your application to, or fax to 03 5728 1676.

Applications close at 5pm on Monday 25 July 2015. Late applications will not be considered.

For further information please contact the Community Development Team on 1300 365 003 or email

For information on Festival & Events Grants, click here

Last updated: 06 July 2016