Quick Response Grants
Quick Response Grants provide essential, urgent support to social enterprises and not-for-profit community groups and organisations who can demonstrate financial hardship as the result of an emergency or unforeseen situations.
These grants do not provide funds to supplement other grant income or address the impact of foreseeable events.
Projects or activities that address an urgent, critical need and that are not covered by insurance, such as
- activities that address the impact of emergency or unforeseen events
Projects are expected to deliver one or more of the following outcomes
- reduce financial impact of emergency and unforeseen events
- enable social enterprises, not-for-profit community groups and organisations to continue to operate or quickly return to normal operations
Applications are assessed as they are received. There is no grant assessment round in December and January so applications received after Wednesday 12 October will be assessed and the outcome advised to applicants in February.
Read the Program Guidelines to check if you are eligible to apply
Murrindindi Shire Council Grants and Contributions Program Guidelines 2021-2022 (Word)(DOCX, 7MB)
Murrindindi Shire Council Grants and Contributions Program Guidelines 2021-2022 (PDF)(PDF, 3MB)
How to apply
Please contact the Manager Community Wellbeing on 5772 0333 to request an application form.
If you have any questions, please call Council on 5772 0333.
The following templates are provided as examples you may use to prepare your application. You are not required to use them.
Project Plan Template - Example A(DOCX, 40KB)
Project Plan Template - Example B(DOCX, 29KB)
In Kind Template(XLSX, 13KB)
Agreement to Auspice Template(DOCX, 17KB)