The program intends to encourage and support participation in local projects, improve local community participation and contribute to vibrant and viable communities. Round 6 of the program will continue to support Australia’s economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

For this special round, grant funding will be up to 100 per cent of eligible project costs except for local governing bodies where grant funding will be up to 50 per cent of eligible project costs.

Nominations and applications for the Stronger Communities Program Round 6 (SCP RD 6) open on 19 January 2021 and close at 5:00pm, 19 February 2021.

For all of the criteria and for further information go to:

Your organisation must be incorporated in order to be eligible for grants.

  • The minimum grant amount is $2,500
  • The maximum grant amount is $20,000

If required, evidence of matched funding must be sent to [email protected] immediately following your submission below.