Grant applications have closed. Winners announced from September 2016.

Our Neighbourhood Community Grants

Our Neighbourhood Community Grants form part of Australia Post's ongoing commitment to supporting the communities in which we operate. The program recognises the important role our smaller charities and community groups play in connecting people and positively shaping our nation.

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The 2016 Our Neighbourhood Community Grants program encourages community organisations to apply for funding of one-off cash payments of up to $10,000.

Projects will need to benefit the wider community, align with the key focus areas and primary audiences and meet an immediate need of the community.

Applications for the 2016 Our Neighbourhood Community Grants program have closed. We'll open applications to the grants program again in February 2017.

How to apply

You can either apply online through our Smarty Grants tool, or through a paper-based application form.

Eligibility criteria

To be considered for a community grant this year, you'll need to demonstrate how your project fits into one of 4 key focus areas.

Selection process

The 2016 Our Neighbourhood Community Grant application and selection process will take several months to complete. Find out how the applications will be assessed. 

Allocation of funds

How the 2016 Our Neighbourhood Community Grant funding will be distributed, and what is required from the Acquittal Reports.

Frequently asked questions

All your questions answered about the 2016 Our Neighbourhood Community Grants program.

Terms and Conditions

Read our Terms and Conditions for the 2016 Our Neighbourhood Community Grants program.

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2016 application kit

The application kit has detailed information about the 2016
Our Neighbourhood Community Grant.

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Meet our 2015 winners

Learn about our past grant winners and the types of projects we fund.

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