City of Gold Coast seeking Applications for Community Event Grants
The Council of the City of Gold Coast is seeking applications for the Community Event Grants Program.
1000 new grants and donors
The Community Event Grants Program (including annual community events) is a divisionally-based program that is allocated funding each financial year to support community organizations to deliver community events that are open to the public and are in the public interest.
Applications from $250 to $50,000 are welcomed.
View and receiving grant information
Applicants must be able to:
demonstrate that the event is open and free for the public to attend
demonstrate that the primary purpose of the event is a general community benefit and not to benefit the community organization, itself (e.g. annual awards night would not be supported)
demonstrate that the event will benefit residents of the Gold Coast
deliver the event within 12 months of the date of remittance of funds.
Events must not:
be ticketed or have restrictive admission requirements
be funded from other Council sources
be used for repayment of a debt
be for the sole purpose of fundraising for transfer to a third party
have been delivered prior to the remittance of funds.
Deadline Free Grants
be a community organization
operate within the Gold Coast
have an adequate level of public liability insurance for the project (where appropriate), and
not be an ineligible applicant.
For more information, visit https://www.goldcoast.qld.gov.au/community/community-event-grants-program-54636.html