The Recycling & Waste Centre will close at 1.30pm on Friday 16 December 2022. The Monash Civic Centre and the Oakleigh Service Centre will close at 2pm.
We are committed to supporting community groups and artists to remain agile and responsive to issues that arise in the local Monash community.
The General Quick Response Grant stream is designed to support local community groups and individual creative efforts to assist in strengthening community and building cohesion and whose project, program or issue may arise outside of the normal funding cycle of the Monash Community Grant Program.
This program ensures that Council can continue to support community groups to respond to issues as they arise.
Applicants are able to apply for up to $5,000. The General Quick Response Grants will be open for applications from 1 July 2022 until 12 May 2023, or the allocation has been exhausted.
To be eligible to receive a Quick Response Grant, applicants must:
Grants that address the following issues are encouraged:
Previous funding from other Monash Council Grants Programs has no effect on an applicant’s eligibility to apply.
If you have an innovative idea, please contact the Monash Community Grants Team on 9518 3568 or at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss it.
The following requests are ineligible and will not be funded:
Please read the description below each stream to determine which grant is the most appropriate for your project and/or your organisation.
For more information, please read 2022-23 Quick Response Grant Guidelines(PDF, 423KB)
Apply online through SmartyGrants:
Applications will be checked for eligibility, then reviewed internally by Council Officers and assessed against the Assessment Criteria listed below.
Applications will be assessed by an internal Council Officer Panel. Applicants will receive a response from Council within 6 weeks of the application being received.
Once receiving notification of a successful application, applicants must commence the project within 4 weeks and by completed by 30 June 2023. All successful applications will be formally acknowledged at the next applicable Council meeting.
An online acquittal must be completed through SmartyGrants at the conclusion of the funded activity.
For assistance or more information, email us at email@example.com or call the Community Grants Team on 9518 3568.