Regional Grant Scheme and Community Chest Fund attract keen interest

Date published: 9/02/2015

The recent round of Royalties for Region funding under the Regional Grants Scheme and the Community Chest Fund attracted over fifty applications totalling $3.8 million from interested local organisations. Applications closed in mid December and are currently at the assessment stage.

The Goldfields-Esperance Regional Grants Scheme, Round 4, which called for applications for funding up to $300,000 received 26 applications, seeking $3.4 million of funds for projects totalling over $11 million.

The Community Chest fund received 28 applications seeking $450,000 funds for projects totalling $3.1 million.