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Vision, Mission and Values
Vision, Mission and Values
Criteria for Grants
• A local community group: Surrounding and outlined suburbs of Ballarat.
• A ‘not-for-profit’ organisation (businesses and individuals are not eligible)
• An element of need such as – lack of access to funding from other sources (own or alternative)
• Grant requested is linked to a project
• Applications are considered on a case by case basis and subject to funds available from the company
• Applications for grants will be considered up to $5000
• At the discretion of the board lesser amounts than requested may be given
• The decision of the board is final
• Grant recipients must be incorporated associations or auspiced by an incorporated association.
• Participating in publicity & promotion is mandatory for successful grant recipients
Ballarat Connected Communities Ltd
Grants Application Form
Step 1 of 4
Organisation / Group Head & Title (If Applicable)
Address Line 2
State / Province / Region
ZIP / Postal Code
Contact Person Name
Daytime Phone Number
Is your organisation or group incorporated?
Are you being auspiced by an intermediate organisation for this application?
If Yes, please provide their name, address and ABN details
Is this organisation or group registered for GST?
Is your organisation or group registered for GST?
Does your organisation receive income/funding from the Bendigo Bank?
If Yes, Please describe
Complete where applicable
Grant Amount Requested $
Does amount requested cover the full project cost?
If No, how are these funds to be raised?
What does your Organisation/Group Do?
Please provide mission, founding date, major programs and distinctive organisational attributes, number of members, number of staff and/or volunteers
What would you like the grant for?
Please describe the project in genera, the need it aims to meet and who it will benefit
How Much will it Cost? Please provide a detailed project budget
Is it part of a bigger project? Who else have you sought funds from?
Is there funding available from other organisations to support your project?
eg. Local Council, State Government, Federal Government programs, other
Do you intend to apply elsewhere & have you received grant funding from other sources in he last 12 months?
When will the project happen?
Please outline expected dates that this project will start and finish
How will your group promote the project/event/activity and your sponsorship from the BCC in the community?
Supporting Documentation Upload
Supporting Documentation - please ensure you have attached or completed. Failure to provide financial information requested will result in your application being disqualified.
If you are unsure about any of the requirements, please contact Adele Prudames on 0422 310 340 for assistance
Profit and Loss Statement and Balance Sheet for past financial year (audited if available)
Project Budget & quotes
Any Other relevant information (please specify) ie. Annual Reports, Promotional Materials, Letters of Support
Does your organisation have a Bendigo Bank account for direct credit should your application be successful?
Name of Account
I/We affirm, on behalf of
that any funds provided by Ocean Grove Connected Communities Ltd will be expended:
In accordance with grant scheme guidelines
Within the Ocean Grove Area
As outlined in this application and;
If this application is successful, our group agrees to submit a Community grant project report.I affirm that all details supplied in this application and attachments are true and correct to the best of my knowledge and the application form has been submitted with the full knowledge and agreement of the applicant organisation. I acknowledge I have read and understand the guidelines.
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