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Seniors Week Community Grants closing date extended

Grants are available as a contribution towards the cost of hosting events during Seniors Week, Sunday 29 October to Sunday 5 November. Standard grants are up to $1000 (plus GST if applicable).

To be eligible for funding your event should:

  • Recognise and thank seniors for their contribution to the community or
  • Promote intergenerational activities linking seniors to the community or
  • Facilitate artistic and celebratory expression within the community or
  • Engage seniors in a variety of activities and initiatives that encourage active ageing

Applications are strongly encouraged for events which target seniors who:

  • Would not normally participate in WA Seniors Week activities or
  • Are at risk of becoming socially isolated or
  • Are members of Indigenous or Culturally and Linguistically Diverse communities.

The Seniors Week 2017 Community Grants Program is open to Western Australian:

  • Not-for-profit community organisations
  • Religious groups or organisations
  • Charitable organisations
  • Local government authorities

The closing date for applications is 5.00pm on Friday 18 August 2017

Download the application pack below:

Seniors Week 2017 Community Grants Program Application Pack Word Format

Seniors Week 2017 Community Grants Program PDF Format

The Grants Program is coordinated by COTA WA with support from the Department of Communities and Lotterywest.


This news was categorised Events, Positive Ageing, Programs, Seniors, Uncategorized, Western Australia.

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