Council Assistance with Grants

Snowy Monaro Regional Council can support a range of community organisations, associations, and sporting groups to source and apply for funding opportunities which enhance the community. For information and assistance on grant funding, please contact Council’s Community Services Officer on 6455 1934.

For information on funding, grants and running a small not-for-profit organisation, please see the resources below:

Community Builders NSW website
GrantGuru Community
Community grants: a quick guide to key Internet links (Australian Government)
 
Using census information and statistical data can significantly assist with grant funding applications. Information can be found on the Australian Bureau of Statistics website. Data is based on the 2011 Census and is currently still grouped by the former Council areas.

Further helpful demographic information for the previous Cooma-Monaro Shire Council area can be found using the .id tools. 

Watch this space for more information on upcoming initiatives. 
Grants Officer

Council employs a Grants Officer, this position contributes strongly to capacity building in terms of both Council’s financial sustainability endeavours and broader economic development principles. The position focus is on Project Specific ‘One Off’ Grants and/or subsidies, as opposed to recurrent funding streams. 
  
 The purpose of the Grants Officer role is: 

  • To source and secure financial assistance for Council projects through external funding bodies. 
  • To be the first point of contact for all grant applications on behalf of Council.