The Brisbane City Council Men's Shed Grant supports Men's Shed groups in Brisbane. This program provides a safe, supportive and friendly environment for men of all ages to gather, volunteer, work and seek fellowship with like-minded people. The grant provides funding for:
- establishment and coordination expenses
- facility improvements
- equipment and material purchases.
To locate a Men's Shed group, visit the Australian Men's Shed Association website.
Funding amounts range from a minimum of $2000 to $20,000.
Funding round dates
Applications for this grant are now open and will close at midnight on Monday 11 February 2019.
Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application by mid May 2019.
An applicant should be an incorporated not-for-profit organisation.
An unincorporated not-for-profit organisation may also apply, under the auspices of an incorporated not-for-profit organisation able to accept legal and financial responsibility for the applicant’s project.
Applicants must operate within the Brisbane City Council Local Government Area (LGA).
Applicants must not have any overdue Council grant acquittals or outstanding debts with Council.