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Small Grants Program

The Small Grants category is designed to help not-for-profit community groups and organisations with limited resources to respond to the changing or unforeseen situations that fall outside of the 6 monthly Community Grant cycle.

Funding for the Small Grants Program is capped at $2,000 per grant application. Organisations are eligible for one Small Grant per round.

The Small Grants round 2 is now available. Apply online via SmartyGrants button below.


Key Dates

2018 Round 2
  • Applications open 2 September 2018
  • Applications close 26 October 2018
2019 Round 1
  • Applications open 4 March 2019
  • Applications close 27 April 2019

Key Documents

For more information on the Community Grants, download the following Guidelines and Policy.

Council’s Community Grants Program assists not-for-profit, community based organisations to implement projects and activities which meet identified community priorities and benefit City of Ryde residents.

City of Ryde Community Grants are provided to:

  • strengthen community connections
  • encourage new initiatives that respond to community needs
  • build a community that is inclusive of all people
  • support the community in planning and delivering services.
Last updated on 2 September 2018