Frequently Asked Questions

Who Can apply for the Grant?
  • Under 18 year old individuals or community groups
  • Individuals or community groups that live or are based in the Coffs Harbour, Nambucca, Kempsey or Grafton local areas
What projeCts/groups do you sponsor?
  • Students who need assistance to further their education
  • Cultural and community projects involving juniors
  • Sporting and athletic teams and groups needing assistance to buy equipment
  • Non for profit community groups
  • Community groups must demonstrate how the funds will directly impact the children in their organisation
How muCh are the Grants?
Each individual recipient will receive $250 and each group recipient will receive $500.
How often are Grants given?
  • We accept applications throughout the year and aim to respond within 21 days. Grant applications are reviewed on a monthly basis.
  • Grant deadlines close at the end of each month and allocated at the start of the following month.
How many Grants are given each month?
  • 4 individual grants and 2 group grants in the Coffs Harbour and Nambucca area
  • 2 individual grants and 1 group grant in the Grafton area
When are suCCessful appliCants notified?

 Successful applicants will be contacted at the start of the following month.

What if I’m not suCCessful, should I apply again?
  • Unsuccessful applicants will not  be notified but are encouraged to reapply within the following 12 months.
  • Applications will remain on our database for 12 months and may be considered in subsequent months should you not be successful in the first round.
If I'm having trouble submitting my online appliCation, who Can I ContaCt?