2016-17 ACT Environment Grants

Date: 

27 Jun 2016 - 5:00pm

The 2016-17 ACT Environment Grants were announced on 18 May by Minster for Environment and Climate Change, Simon Corbell.

Funding of $185,000 is available for community projects. There is a maximum limit of $50,000 per grant application.

The assessment criteria for the Grants emphasise the following requirements:

  • Alignment with ACT Government environmental priorities:
    • Enhancing habitat connectivity and restoring ecosystem function
    • Managing threats to biodiversity
    • Protecting species and ecological communities
    • Enhancing the biodiversity value of urban areas
  • Delivery of environmental outcomes through on-ground activities
  • Demonstration of sound project planning, including achievable milestones, timelines, and project outcomes
  • Demonstration of sound project budgeting, including value for money
  • Demonstration of community and stakeholder engagement and partnerships

Visit the ACT NRM website for the Application Guidelines and Application Form.

Applications close at 5pm on Monday 27 June 2016