General Grants

Applications for General Grants are now open. Applications close 5pm Monday, 8 November 2021.

There are three rounds of General Grants Funding each year with applications opening February, July and October.

General Grant funding is part of the Shire’s Community Grants program initiative. The grant is available up to $5,000 ex GST to provide direct financial assistance for registered not-for-profit organisations and incorporated community groups for initiatives relevant to the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale community.

Funding rounds are open three times per year: July, October and February.

All grant applications should align with the following principles

  • Promote a sense of community and inclusion across the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale.
  • Help residents be healthy, active and engaged in community life.
  • Encourage the development of locally led and delivered projects and activities.
  • Celebrate diversity and cultural heritage.
  • Support projects that are in line with Shire plans and objectives.
  • Are innovative and of a high quality. 

All funded applications must be completed and acquitted within 6 months of being advised they were successful.

Before applying

Please ensure you have downloaded and read the Guidelines and Application Form, it is recommended you contact the Community Development Team on 08 9526 1111 to discuss your project / idea and confirm eligibility before submitting your application.

For more information please see the below documents:

General Grants Application Form

General Grants Guidelines