The City of Onkaparinga offers a wide range of funding opportunities to help stage festivals, events and projects which benefit our communities.
For the 2016–17 financial year, through our various grants and sponsorship programs, we have awarded more than $511,000 to support local groups, not-for-profit organisations, schools and businesses.
Applications will be accepted from Monday 30 January until Monday 20 March for the 2017–18 funding round for the following:
We are also introducing three business grants funded through the ON Business Partner Program. Grants up to the value of $3000 will be awarded in the following categories:
*Applications for these grants are open all year. Please refer to the individual grant guidelines for full details.
Guidelines and application forms will be available by 25 January 2017. Applicants will be advised by late June for funding after 1 July.
Contact Jan McIntyre, Grants and Sponsorship Officer on 8301 7334 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or Kat McAteer, Engagement and Grants Support Officer on 8301 7387 or email@example.com
If your organisation is not incorporated or not recognised as a legal entity you will need to get an incorporated organisation to auspice your project/event.
If you are not incorporated, consider contacting the Community Services Board Onkaparinga City Inc who can act as your auspicing body. For further information contact Shana on (08) 8323 8395.
Please refer to the auspicing form for further information.
A completed auspicing form must be submitted as a part of your grant/sponsorship application.
Thinking about applying for a council grant?
Come to one of our FREE drop in sessions, no booking required.
For more information please phone 8384 0666.
Four grant writing workshops are being offered to support organisations with preparing their grant/sponsorship application. The dates and locations are:
Places are allocated on a first come basis. Maximum of 15 per workshop.
FREE. Bookings required.
To register for a grant writing workshop please contact Tina Hyde, Administration Officer, Community Capacity on (08) 8384 0038 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registrations closeTuesday 7 February 2017 at 5pm.