We're accepting applications on an ongoing basis. The first 40 Easy Grant applications received each month that meet the entry criteria will be up for public vote. If your application falls beyond the first 40 received, we'll automatically include you in the next available month's voting period. We'll be in touch once your application progresses to the voting stage. You are invited to vote on a monthly basis for the community group you think should receive a grant. The six groups with the highest number of votes will receive $1,000 each. The remaining groups will receive $200 each.

Awarding the grants

You are invited to vote on a monthly basis for the community group you think should receive a grant. The six groups with the highest number of votes will receive $1,000 each. The remaining groups will receive $200 each.

Voting Periods

Voting runs for one month starting from the first Monday of each month, and closing on the last Thursday of each month. Check out the timeline below for more information.
Month Public Voting Commences Public Voting Closes
January Monday 9th January Thursday 26th January
February Monday 6th February Thursday 23rd February
March Monday 6th March Thursday 30th March
April Monday 3rd April Thursday 27th April
May Monday 1st May Thursday 25th May
June Monday 5th June Thursday 29th June
July Monday 3rd July Thursday 27th July
August Monday 7th August Thursday 31st August
September Monday 4th September Thursday 28th September
October Monday 2nd October Thursday 26th October
November Monday 6th November Thursday 30th November
December Monday 4th December Thursday 28th December

Public Voting

When applying, you'll be asked to supply a description of your community group. This is what the public will see when casting their vote, so make sure it showcases your group in its best light! The public can only vote for their favourite community group once during each voting period.
Before you apply, please check that your community group meet the entry criteria

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