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Community Climate Change and Energy Action Program

Applications close: 20 August 2021
Funding body: Sustainability Victoria
Amount: Up to $25,0000
Description: This program supports Victorian community groups by funding upgrades to community facilities which aim to reduce energy costs and greenhouse gas emissions through a range of supported measures including energy-efficient and renewable energy technology.

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Tackling Tough Times Together

Applications close: 24 August 2021
Funding body: FRRR
Amount: Up to $150,000
Description: Helps communities access the resources they need to support one another through the ongoing effects of the drought.

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Strengthening Rural Communities

Applications close: 24 August 2021
Funding body: FRRR
Amount: Up to $10,000 (Small and Vital Stream), Up to $25,000 (Bushfire Recovery Stream)
Description: Aims to give the thousands of small rural, regional and remote communities across Australia an opportunity to access funding to support broad community needs. Given the events of summer 2019/20, it has also been expanded to offer funding to support recovery in bushfire-affected communities.

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The CALD COVID-19 Health Small Grants Fund

Applications close: January 2021
Funding body: Federation of Ethnic Communities' Council of Australia
Amount: Up to $5,000
Description: For short-term, one-off, communication and outreach projects that aim to address barriers to accessing information on COVID-19 and the vaccination program.

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Victorian Learn Local Awards

Applications close: 13 August 2021
Award body: State Government
Description: These awards celebrate the success of individuals, programs and training providers across Victoria. 

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