COMMUNITY GRANTS PROGRAM
Council supports not-for-profit organisations with funding for community based projects under its grants program.
Funding under the 2017/2018 financial year:
Applications must be received by the Council by no later than 5pm on the funding round closing date. Dates for Round 2 may be subject to change.
|Grant Type||Round Opens||Round Closes||Notification of Applicants|
($500 - $10,000)
|1 August||1 October||Allow 6 - 8 weeks from closing date.|
($10, 001 - $20,000)
|1 Februray||31 March||Allow 6 - 8 weeks from closing date.|
See below for a list of successful applicants for 2017/18.
HOW TO APPLY
Celebrating the good news are Jon Hacker from 'Summerhope' and Gavin Burey from 'Maree Downs' both members of the Muckadilla TopCrop Group.
Applications must be submitted on the approved application form relevant to the funding type.
Applicants should contact their Local Development Officer on 1300 007 662 to discuss their project prior to submitting their application.
GRANTS PROGRAM ACQUITTAL
Grant recipients are required to complete the relevant Acquittal Report within two (2) months of the completion of the project, or by the due date specified in the Grant Acceptance Agreement (whichever is earlier).
COMMUNITY GRANTS AND ASSISTANCE RECOGNITION
It is a requirement that successful applicants recognise Maranoa Regional Council, where appropriate, in media and advertising opportunities.
Please download the Maranoa Regional Council logo.
Tips for Success
- Discuss your project and application with your Local Development Officer
- Make sure your project is in line with Council's Community Plan – include a reference!
- Start gathering support documentation early i.e. financial statements, letters of support
- Submit your application early and ask for feedback
- Answer all questions and sign where required
2017/18 GRANTS PROGRAM RECIPIENTS
Australian Campdraft Association
|Purchase of equipment for meeting area.||$4,963|
|Injune Professional Rodeo Association||Renewal of safety fence at Injune Rodeo Grounds.||$7,000|
|Mitchell RSL Combined Sporting Club||Cricket pitch/wicket refurbishment.||$2,248|
|Muckadilla TopCrop||Muckadilla TopCrop Field Day 2018.||$9,868|
|Murilla Landcare Group Inc||Harrisia Cactus Control in Jackson.||$959|
|Roma Rednecks Mud Racing Club||Repairs to the race track.||$5,000|
|Roma Touch Association||Repairing playing field - purchase of turf cutting machine.||$4,875|
|Roma Show Society||Refurbishment of Bassett Park Stables||$2,150|
|Wallumbilla Rifle Club||Range Earthworks||$6,952|
2016/2017 GRANTS PROGRAM RECIPIENTS
Australian Red Cross - Roma
|Refurbishment to Roma Red Cross Shop||$1,886|
|Bendemere Pony Club||Refurbishment of horse bull stalls||$5,504|
|Cultural Heritage Injune Preservation Society (CHIPS)||Update display in Court House Museum, Injune||$2,952|
|Mitchell Gold Club||Raise and re-stump club house||$16,627|
|Roma Apex Club||Shelves and shade||$2,336|
|Roma Clay Target Club||Install 5th Skeet Tower||$9,892|
|Roma & District Family History Society||Purchase of scans of death records||$1,200|
|Roma Men's Shed||Men's Shed Building Project||$20,000|
|South West Drag Racing Association||Install disabled toilet and shower block||$10,000|
|St John's School P&C Roma||Portable grandstands||$5,000|
|Surat Diggers Race Club||Qld Racing audit requirements - photo finish tower and other items||$4,322|
|Surat on Balonne Gallery Committee||Cobb's Court Beautification Project||$2,123|
|Surat & District Development Association||Install antennae at the Hub to improve mobile reception||$1,193|
|Wallumbilla SES||Kitchen and communications room in new shed||$5,000|
|Wallumbilla-Surat Red Bulls RLFC||Amenities block Wallumbilla||$10,000|
Roma & District Motor Cycle Club
|Motorcycling Queensland Officials courses||$1,580|
|Maranoa Diggers Race Club||Electricity connection for Mitchell Racecours||$10,000|
|Injune Bowls Club||Furniture upgrades||$2,763|
|Mitchell Campdraft Association Inc.||Campdraft Yard Development (Stage 1)||$10,000|
|Pinaroo Roma Inc.||Fire hydrant system upgrade||$9,399|
|PCYC Maranoa||New PA system||$713|
|Roma Tourism Association||Strategic action plan and constitution review||$5,000|
|Surat Hospital Auxiliary||Community fete||$2,400|