Community Grants

Applications for 2020-21 Community Grants Program are now open. 

Our Community Grants Program aims to enhance services, events and social activities that enrich the lives and meet the needs of our diverse community.

The program provides assistance to eligible not-for-profit/charitable organisations delivering Stonnington-based programs and a fee waiver on the use of Council facilities. 

Important dates

  • Applications open: Friday 28 February 2020
  • Applications close: Friday 24 April 2020
  • Notification of results: Mid July 2020


For important dates, eligibility criteria, grant categories, and information about submitting your application and the assessment process, view our Community Grants Guidelines(PDF, 824KB).


To see our policy, including information about about the program priorities, budget, and funding conditions, view our Community Grants Policy(PDF, 962KB).

Application resources

To assist with your application, you may wish to refer to:

Apply online

You can now apply for a Community Grant online


For more information and to book the session, please contact Me’ad Assan, Community Development Officer on 8290 1255 or email