Grants & Funding Opportunities

Grants & Funding Opportunities

Community Small Grants Program

 Round 2 has now closed.

Armidale Regional Council's Community Small Grants are offered twice a year in September and February. Not-for-profit organisations from within the Armidale Regional Council LGA can submit an application. Council can provide assistance through the small grants program for applicants seeking up to $1000.

The aim of the Community Small Grants Program is to:

  • Provide support for local programs or initiatives which are considered beneficial to the community and which address community needs.
  • Support the development of special initiatives or programs which demonstrate community cooperation between a number of local groups and organisations.

Please read the guidelines  (PDF 386.7KB)carefully to see if you meet the criteria.

Applications can be mailed to PO Box 75A Armidale NSW 2350; delivered to Council's Civic Administration Building, 135 Rusden Street, Armidale or the Guyra Office, 158 Bradley Street Guyra; or emailed to

Community Small Grants Program 2016/207 Guidelines  (PDF 386.7KB)

Community Small Grants Program 2016/2017 Acquittal Form (PDF 440.8KB)

Sports Council Small Grants

Sports Council Small grants are provided to residents of the Armidale Regional Local Government Area who may need assistance to attend state, federal or international sporting events.

Applications from Individuals may be considered by the Sports Council executive at any time however all decisions will be endorsed at the following meeting of the Sports Council. Applicants can apply for up to $250 per calendar year. Only one application per applicant will be considered in the same financial year.

Applications must be made on the Sports Council Small Grant Application form which may be downloaded below. Applicants should consult the funding guidelines outlined within the application form. All grants must be acquitted and applicants must be members of the Armidale Sports Council.

Contact Details

Sports Coordinator
P: 1300 136 833
E: (link sends e-mail)

Sports Council Small Grant Application Form 2016 (PDF 605.1KB)

Sports Council Small Grant Acquittal Form (PDF 266.7KB)