Central Coast Council gives the community the opportunity to apply for funding to support events, programs and initiatives. In the 2018/19 financial year, $1.7 million in funding is available for community projects via the Community Grants and Sponsorship Program. See the links below to view more information on each program and submit an application form.
News: Information Sessions
Free community information sessions on Council’s Community Grants and Sponsorship Program will be held at the following times:
Thursday 20 September 2018
Gosford Smart Work Hub, 28 William Street (Masonic Centre directly opposite Kibble Park) Gosford
- 12:30pm – 2pm Social and Creative Enterprise Grants Information Session
- 6 – 7:30pm Social and Creative Enterprise Grants Information Session
RSVPs are not required for attendance.
News: Drop In Sessions
Free one on one community drop sessions for applicants to Council’s Community Grants and Sponsorship Program will be held on Tuesday 25 September and Wednesday 26 September. The sessions will allow prospective applicants to talk to Council’s Grants team and receive guidance on each funding program’s criteria and requirements prior to submitting an application.
Due to limited places per session, bookings are essential. Places can be booked by clicking on the desired session below and following the instructions:
Tuesday 25 September 2018
Blue Haven Community Centre, 37 Colorado Drive Blue Haven
Wednesday 26 September 2018
Erina Centre Meeting Space (next to Erina Library) Erina Fair
Note: Applicants are advised to read the program guidelines (see links below) and gather information on project proposals prior to attending a drop-in session. For fully booked sessions Grants Officers can allocate 15 minutes per project and are available for telephone enquiries before and after these session dates. In the case of high demand, further sessions will be scheduled and updated on this website.
Drop In Session Enquiries: Mikell.Borg@centralcoast.nsw.gov.au