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Carlisle Community Grants

Frequently Asked Questions

Support Community Grant Application

Am I eligible?

Any business, charity, sporting club or not-for-profit organisation, who has a tangible project which will provide a benefit to the community within the Carlisle build zone.

What is a tangible project?

A tangible project is a physical project that is material or substantial and that is capable of being touched.

What is the judging criteria?

The key judging criterion centers on:

  • A specific and tangible project
  • The project has a positive impact / benefit on the immediate community
  • The group/organization and project must be within the Carlisle build zone
  • The originality of the project
  • The project is capable of being completed within 12 months
  • The budget for the project is realistic

When are funds distributed?

Funds will be distributed after the official presentation has been completed and once the winner supplies an invoice.

Why should I apply?

If your community group, sporting club or organization has a project that adds value to the community and you need funding to achieve your goals of bringing this project to life, the Carlisle Community Grants may be able to provide assistance.

With up to $50,000 available every quarter, it’s your chance to build and grow your community and enrich the lives of people in your area. Entries will be reviewed by a panel of judges, who will select appropriate community groups each quarter. If you are a community group or organisation that could do with a helping hand from Carlisle Homes, we invite you to apply.

What types of projects do you accept?

The Community Grants support projects under a number of broad headings:

  • Sports & Recreation
  • Health & Caring
  • Education & Training

Any other enquiries?

For any other enquiries, please email

Cycle 3, 2016 Winners Announced

Rockbank Football Sporting Club

Rockbank Football Sporting Club has been granted $3,000 to fund new game day equipment

Sunshine Football Club

Sunshine Football Club has received $10,000 to to fund a new scoreboard for their club

Manor Lakes Basketball club

Manor Lakes Basketball club has won a grant of $1,500 to purchase coaches equipment

Bellbridge Cricket Club

Bellbridge Cricket Club has been granted $3,000 for new equipment and players fees

Boronia K-12 College

Boronia K-12 College is looking forward to using their $6,009 grant to help grow their community garden

Irabina Autism Services

Irabina Autism Services is looking forward to using their $6,000 grant to purchase an interactive whiteboard

Hampton Park Tennis Club

Hampton Park Tennis Club is looking forward to using their $6,000 grant for a new spectator seat project

Seabrook Primary School

Seabrook Primary School is looking forward to using their $9,400 grant to purchase safety matting under their new community playground