Community Activation Funding for Business

The purpose of the Community Activation Funding – For Business funding, is to fund businesses to provide free or low cost sport, recreation or arts programs or activities to encourage community who have been impacted by social isolation to come together to participate and to connect again.

Businesses who offer sport, recreation or arts programs and activities are invited to apply.

Funding has been made possible through the Victorian Government’s Community Activation and Social Isolation (CASI) initiative.

Events will not be eligible for funding under this program. However opportunities remain for funding through our Event Funding and Support Event Recovery Grant Round.

How much is available?

Funding from $10,000

When do applications open and close?

Grants open 29 March 2021 and close 16 April 2021. Applications must be for programs or activities that will be held before 30 December 2021.

How do I apply for this grant?

Please see guidelines attached for more detailed information on these grants

Applications must be submitted electronically. Visit to begin your application.

More information

Contact Sara Wrate on (03) 5018 8100 for more information, or if you require assistance with your application.