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TRC Grant Writing Workshop

If you write grants for a community organisation…. This workshop is for you! Learn tricks of the trade & develop a library of information you need to write winning grants!

Virtual Online Workshops

  • Monday 10th October 11am-2pm

In Person Workshops

Monday 18th July

  • 9am-12pm Highfields, Highfields 55 Highfields Road, Highfields
  • 2pm-5pm Toowoomba City Library, 155 Herries Street, Toowoomba

Tuesday 19th July

  • 9am-12pm Brookstead Hall, Madelaine St, Brookstead

Places are limited and bookings are essential.

Please RSVP to 131 872.

External Grant Funding Ideas:

The Gambling Community Benefit Fund – www.justice.qld.gov.au – 5 rounds a year and the most popluar and very easy to apply for- up to $35,000

  1. FRRR- Funding Available | FRRR– this is absolutely a good place to start- there are several grants all different amounts and round closing times but for example:
  2. Nutrien Ag Solutions Community Grants Program | FRRR   Closes: 12 August 2022

Thanks to the generous support of Nutrien Ag Solutions, grants up to $5,000 are available to not-for-profit or incorporated organisations in rural and regional Australia to deliver projects that have a charitable purpose to broadly benefit their local community, contributing to its strength and creating long-term positive outcomes.

For example:

  • Bringing people and community organisations together to foster stronger, more resilient communities;
  • Fostering and celebrating a sense of identity, diversity and cultural connection within the community;
  • Improving community health and social wellbeing;
  • Enabling people to develop skills, knowledge and confidence to lead and contribute to the prosperity and renewal of their community;
  • Building a sustainable volunteer base and/or supporting the wellbeing of volunteers;
  • Celebrating and resourcing volunteer-led efforts;
  • Increasing access and inclusion for vulnerable and disadvantaged groups;
  • Enhancing places where communities gather;
  • Promoting connection to place and enabling initiatives that champion a community’s social, cultural or economic aspirations.
  1. Finally the Heritage Bank at Highfields is a great place that does sponsorship of local projects Heritage Bank | Queensland and NSW Bank
  2. Now as for questions to ask the group:

Before you begin searching for the grant, develop a project plan by asking key questions such as;

  • Who are you?
  • What are you proposing to do?
  • Why does this project need to happen?
  • What will change because of this project?
  • How are you going to achieve this?
  • When are the key dates and milestones?
  • Who is involved in the project?
  • What costs are involved?
  • What will be the outcome?Submitted By:

Michelle Davies
Team Leader – Community Development
Community Development, Facilities and Tourism
Toowoomba Regional Council
[email protected]

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