Want to trial a project? Coordinating an event? Need one-off funding?
City of Playford offers Community Development Grants which aim to encourage and develop local community projects and ensure that community groups can participate and make a positive contribution to community and cultural life in the City of Playford.
The following Grants are available:
Application forms and grant guidelines will be made available when grant applications open.
Useful tips when applying for Grants:
These tips provide guidance for completing applications for future grant applications. Following these tips in no way guarantees you will be successful in future funding rounds.
- Read the application guidelines carefully
- Check your eligibility in the guidelines. Some organisations such as schools, universities, government departments and for profit companies are not eligible for funding
- When answering questions, always refer back to the advice in the guidelines that corresponds to each question. Keep your answers accurate, clear and concise, and make sure they directly relate to the questions. When describing what your organisation does, ensure that you provide examples of the activities performed by volunteers
- Think carefully about the purpose and the amount of grant money you request. The amount you request affects how likely your application is to receive funding. Priority is given to applications which will have maximum benefit for the local community for a small outlay. Do not apply for more than the maximum amount
- Check the guidelines to ensure that the purpose for which you are asking for funding is eligible
- Read over your answers before submitting your application
- Check the closing dates for applications and submit your application as early as possible. Late applications will not be accepted. If posting your application, make sure you send it to the specified address. Keep a full copy of the completed application form and, if submitting by mail, keep evidence of the date it was posted
Wanting to apply for a grant but not sure where to look?
Here are some links to grants that may become available. The grants are all different so be sure to check the grant guidelines to ensure your organisation is eligible and that the project meets the criteria.