Community grants

Applications are invited from the community for Indigo Shire's 2015-2016 Community Grants Program in the General, Arts and Cultural Initiatives, and Youth Initiatives categories.

Applicants should contact Council to discuss the suitability of their project before lodging an application.

There is a total of $50,000 available for General, Arts and Culture and Youth Initiatives categories. Individual grants usually range between $200 and $4,000.

Please download and read the Community Grants Policy and the Criteria for Assessment of Grants for more information on eligibility criteria, application requirements, information on the GST and other conditions.

Council will host a presentation night on Wednesday 9 September 2015. Successful applicants will be notified of the venue.

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 Friday 31 July 2015. Late applications will not be considered.

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

Last updated: 17 September 2015