Grants, donations & sponsorships

Grants program

Council provides funding to the West Torrens' community via programs including:

  • community grants
  • community group equipment grants
  • environment grants.

These grants are currently undergoing review and information will be posted on this site as soon as this review is complete.

For more information contact the Administration Officer, Community Services on 8416 6333. 


Junior Development Grants

Our Junior development grants program is for young people aged under 18 years to support the following activities:

  • sport and recreation
  • science and technology
  • history, arts and culture.

Applications are open throughout the year until funding runs out.

Download the Junior development grant guidelines. pdf (125KB)
Download the Junior development grants application form pdf (74KB).

Please note that, as of Tuesday 5 August 2014, condition 4f in the Junior development grant guidelines has been amended to read:

"Grant funds will not be available to applicants whose club/institution is commercial or for profit (e.g. a dance, music, talent and/sport 'school') or receives commercial sponsorship."

 When up to three members of the same organisation are attending the same event the maximum grant amount per person is:

  • $100 if activities are held within South Australia
  • $200 if activities are held interstate
  • $500 if activities are held overseas.

When more than three members of an organisation are attending the same event the amount available is to be equally shared between them.

  • $300 if activities are held within South Australia.
  • $600 if activities are held interstate.
  • $1,500 if activities are held overseas.

Email Tom for more information about Junior Development Grants or call 8416 6397.


Donations program

Our Donations Program provides support for community organisations and groups working with people in need.

We may also be able to help in cases of urgent need or emergency situations not budgeted by an organisation.


Guidelines and applications

Download the donations program guidelines and eligibility criteria. pdf (125KB)

Download the donations program application form. pdf (80KB)


Sponsorship Program

Our Sponsorship Program provides financial support to community organisation and groups for staging events and activities for the benefit of the local community.


Guidelines and applications

Download the sponsorship program guidelines and eligibility criteria. pdf (125KB)

Download the sponsorship program application form pdf (80KB).


More information

Email the Team Leader Community Development or call 8416 6333.