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Grants Program

Congratulations to all the grant recipients from the first round of 2024.

For more information please feel free to Contact Us

Grants Program

Grants are now closed

Congratulations all the first round of recipients. A new round will open in October 2024 – dates to be announced.

For more information please feel free to Contact Us

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Grants currently closed – new round in October 2024

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Torquay Community Enterprise Grants Program Guidelines

The program offers grants to charitable and not-for-profit organisations for the benefit of the community. The Community Grants Program is administered by Torquay Community Enterprise Ltd.

Grants are offered each year with open and close dates published on the TCE website. The community grants program is designed to target funds in ways that are responsive to community needs.

To be eligible

  • Charitable and not-for-profit organisations with an ABN.
  • Projects targeting Torquay, Jan Juc, Bellbrae, Connewarre or Freshwater Creek areas.
  • Projects and activities must offer clear public benefit to our communities, building social capital and supporting community welfare.
  • $2,000 cap on project grants (inclusive of GST)
  • Your group has not received a grant the year prior (no recurrent requests)
  • Currently, preference will be given to projects that support:
    • Access and equity for all abilities
    • Community capacity building projects
    • Cultural and arts initiatives
    • Environmental conservation and awareness
    • Families, children and youth initiatives
    • Communities Health & Wellbeing
    • Schools & early education
    • Sport and recreation initiatives
    • Preservation of regional history

How to Apply

To be considered for a grant, all applications must be completed and submitted online at TCE Ltd website. Once complete submit your electronic copy of the application, along with any supporting documentation to the TCE Secretary

Additional information may be requested from TCE to support any application.

Use our Online Grants Application  or alternatively download a Grants Application form and submit it via ourthe form on our Contact Us page.