Proactive community grants

Do you have a great idea for a project or initiative for the City of Swan community?

You might be eligible for a City grant valued up to $25,000 through the Proactive Community Grants program. A total funding pool of $50,000 is available. Each application will be assessed on a case by case basis. Successful applicants may not be granted the full amount requested.

We're looking to fund projects and initiatives in four key focus areas, informed by current strategic documents:

  1. Community Health and Wellbeing
  2. Homelessness
  3. Community Safety
  4. Sustainable Environment. 

Important dates

  • Applications open: September 1, 2021
  • Applications close: November 15, 2021
  • Application outcomes announced: Jan 31, 2022.
  • Funds distributed: February to March 2022
  • Full project acquittal: Three months after project completion

Have a read through the Proactive Community Grants Guidelines(PDF, 2MB) to get started, then find out how to apply for a grant in each of the focus areas. Once you are ready, select the 'Apply Online' button to begin your application.  

Apply Online