COVID-19 Community Grants Program

This special grants program aims to support community organisations and sporting clubs that are experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19. Grant funding can cover eligible expenses to help organisations sustain their operations, maintain or build their volunteer or membership base or support operational changes to meet public health directives.



Funding Round

Applications Open

Applications Close

Outcome Advised by

Round 1

Closed – 1 July 2020

Closed – 31 July 2020

20 August 2020

Applications for this program have now closed. Please check other grant opportunities available through Council at or contact the Community Partnerships Team on phone 1300 307 800 or to discuss how to access other grant funding.


Reporting Requirements

Grant recipients must complete an online acquittal by 31 January 2021, unless an extension is provided in writing by Council.


Successful Applicants

Round 1 July 2020 - for a full list of successful applicant please click here


Further information and support

To discuss grant funding arrangements and this special grants round, please contact Council’s Community Partnerships Team on phone 1300 307 800 or


Related Information

COVID-19 Community Grants Guidelines 2020/2021

Gympie Regional Council Grants Policy

2020/21 COVID-19 Community Grants - Round 1 Successful applicants