Sport and Recreation Grants Program Sport and Recreation Grants Program

Council's Sport & Recreation Section administer the sport and recreation grants program to support the local sporting community. Grants for sport and active recreation groups cover a wide range of projects and initiatives including field / court upgrades, club amenities, lighting, shade, club training and equipment purchases.

Under the program there are three grants which provide opportunities for groups to apply for funding.

Facility Assistance Grants (two categories)


Community Projects

Assists local sporting clubs to fund projects that enhance and develop sport and recreation facilities which deliver long term benefits to the Gladstone Regional Community.

1 round per year - opens 18 August 2014.

Eligibility criteria can be found in the Community Projects Guidelines.Click here

Funding is available to multiple organisations. The minimum grant available under the program is $2,500 and the maximum grant available is $60,000.

Apply on-line when grant round opens.


Strategic Projects

Assists local sporting organisations to deliver a significant new or upgraded sporting facility that is consistent with Gladstone Regional Council's Strategic Plans.

1 round per year - opens 18 August 2014.

Eligibility criteria can be found in the Strategic Projects Guidelines. Click here

Funding is available for only one Strategic Project per year of up to $100,000.

Apply on-line when grant round opens.

 

Club Development Grant

 

Assists in the development and capacity building of sporting organisations throughout our region with a maximum grant of $1,200. Eligible projects include equipment purchases, training for volunteers and preparing planning documents.

2 rounds per year - opens approximately March and August/September each year. Next round opens 18 August 2014.

Eligibility criteria can be found in the Club Development Guidelines. Click here

Apply on-line when grant round opens.

 

Regional Sport & Recreation Events Sponsorship

 

Provides funding support for events that are regionally significant and/or have a significant sport/active recreation component within an event.

Offered over two (2) rounds per year:

Round 1 OPEN NOW

Opens 1 July 2014

Closes 31 July 2014

Apply in this round for events held between 1 September 2014 to 31 March 2015.

Round 2

Open 1 February 2015

Closes 28 February 2015

Apply in this round for events held between 1 April 2015 to 31 August 2015.

Please read the Application Guidelines before commencing your online application. Applicants are encouraged to discuss their event proposal with the Sport & Recreation Section before submitting their application. To discuss your event or to request assistance with completing your application, please call 07 4976 6300 or email sport&recreation@gladstonerc.qld.gov.au

 

Use of Council Plant Equipment - Sporting Groups

 

Not-for-profit sport & recreation organisations can apply for use of Council's plant equipment to maintain or improve facilities generally available to the public.

Please complete the Application for Assistance with Plant Hire form and return to Gladstone Regional Council, Sport & Recreation Section, PO Box 29, Gladstone QLD 4680 or email sport&recreation@gladstonerc.qld.gov.au

 

 Grant

Apply Now

 
Regional Sport & Recreation Events Sponsorship 2014/15
(Round 1 opens 1 July 2014 to 31 July 2014)

OPEN

 
Club Development Grant -
up to $1,200

(Round 1 opens 18 August 2014)

Closed 

 


Facility Assistance Grant (Community Projects Category) - $2,500 to $60,000

 

(Applications open 18 August 2014)

Closed

 
Facility Assistance Grant (Strategic Projects Category) - u
p to $100,000


(Applications open 18 August 2014)

Closed