Greater Shepparton, Greater Health Grants

Council is pleased to offer funding for projects and events which focus on the health and wellbeing of our whole community.

The aim of the Greater Shepparton, Greater Health Project grant is to encourage local community, sporting and non-profit organisations to explore different approaches and initiatives that may improve community health and wellbeing through health promotion or prevention models to maximise local health outcomes.

Applicants will benefit from being familiar with health and wellbeing targets and expectations in the current Council Plan and Greater Shepparton Health and Wellbeing Plan.

How to apply

Round One 2017/18 of this grant closed on 31 July 2017. The next round will open on 4 December 2017 and close on Monday 5 February 2018.

For any questions regarding this grant please contact Council on (03) 5832 9700.

Before applying:

  • read the Funding Guidelines (below) to ensure you are eligible for the grant; and
  • contact the Municipal Health Project Officer 03 5832 9435 or email healthplan@shepparton.vic.gov.au

Applying for the Greater Health Grant Scheme is an online process. Please use the Online Grants Help Guide to get a better understanding of how to submit your online grant. Assistance can be requested to lodge your application.

Council staff are available to discuss your project ideas any time of year. It is important to start your project planning early. Grant Information sessions are conducted throughout the year.

For more information call the Municipal Health Project Officer 03 5832 9435.

Acquitting

Acquitting is a mandatory part of the Greater Health Grant process. The Acquittal Form provides details to Council about how the grant money was spent and captures the outcomes and observations of the project.

Acquittal forms must be returned to Council within 30 days of the completion of the project or the date specified on your funding agreement, whichever is earlier.