In 2018, Scouts Australia NSW had 56 projects approved through the NSW Government’s Community Building Partnership Grants. $786,875 of funding supported capital works programs for Groups, Districts and Regions for much needed repairs to Scout properties. Scouts Australia NSW is grateful for this funding.
On 2 September 2019, the NSW Government opened a new round (Round 11) of funding.
To view the full list of successful projects for the 2018 Community Building Partnership Grants, please click here.
Process for Scout Groups to apply:
This is a great opportunity for Scout Groups, Campsites and Activity Centres to apply for much needed funding that will not only make a direct impact on Scouting but also support local jobs. Please take the time to review the information included here before you submit an application for your Scout Group.
As a first priority, consider completing safety works to your hall to comply with the safety audits.
To help you with your application, Scouts Australia NSW has created:
- Information on how to apply for the NSW Community Building Partnership Grant
- Information on how to register your project
- A sample application for the Community Building Partnership Grant
- Guidelines for Scout Groups
- A sample letter to property owner
If you have any questions about your application, please contact Cassandra Armstrong on (02) 9735 9045 or CBPG@nsw.scouts.com.au