Community Grants

The City of Hobart provides grants for community groups and non-profit organisations to develop projects or events, or specific elements of ongoing programs, that foster opportunities for access and participation, and for responding to community issues and concerns.

To apply, you must review relevant guidelines for program objectives, eligibility information and assessment criteria.

All applications are assessed against the assessment criteria. It is important to note that meeting all criteria does not guarantee that an application will be successful.

NB: To apply for a grant you need to register with SmartyGrants. Click 'Apply Now' below and then 'Log In'. From the page that is displayed you can then register as a user and commence your application. You can also download a preview of the application form.

Grants category  Grant amount   Key dates  Guidelines  Apply
Quick Response
Community Grants 
 Up to $500  OPEN
 
 Available all year  
 four-week
 turnaround 
 Guidelines(PDF, 2MB) Application Form 
Small Community 
Grants
  $1000 - $5000

2018 Round 1:
Grant round opens: 5 February 2018
Grant round closes: Midnight 5 March 2018
Date of Notification: 23 May 2018
Funding to support projects commencing after 30 June 2018

2018 Round 2:
Grant round opens: 11 August 2018
Grant round closes: Midnight 10 September 2018
Date of Notification: 21 November 2018
Funding to support projects commencing after 31 December 2018

 Guidelines(PDF, 1MB) View the application form

 

More Information

Capital City Strategic Plan 2015-2025(PDF, 3MB)
Social Inclusion Strategy(PDF, 1MB)
Multicultural Strategy(PDF, 401KB)
Youth Strategy(PDF, 482KB)
Children & Families Strategy(PDF, 359KB)
Positive Ageing Strategy(PDF, 1MB)
Equal Access Strategy(PDF, 2MB)
Housing and Homelessness Strategy(PDF, 310KB)
Grant and Partnership Acknowledgment Guidelines(PDF, 3MB)
A Guide to Hobart's Creative Places(PDF, 7MB)
Sample Auspice Confirmation(DOCX, 12KB)
Australian Taxation Office - Statement by a Supplier Form

Contact

03 6238 2132
grants@hobartcity.com.au