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.

Typical projects

 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

Expected outcomes

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

Timing
Applications received by the second Wednesday of the month at 4.00 pm will be assessed and awarded by the end of the following month.

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)

Click here to apply

Questions?

If you have any questions, please call Council on (03) 5772 0333.

Supporting Documents

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)