Sponsorships & Grants
Light Regional Council’s Sponsorship, Grants and Incentive Scheme
Light Regional Council’s Sponsorship, Grants and Incentive Scheme is designed to provide an equitable way for individuals and community groups to access Council funding support for activities, events and projects which develop and sustain a vibrant and growing community. Applications are invited for consideration with respect to the following funding categories:
Event Sponsorship Program
Grants are available to support community organisations to deliver events in the Light Council region. Funding of up to $1000 is available for ‘Community’ events while grants of up to $2000 are available for ‘Regional’ events.
Community Development Grant Program
Grants of up to $1000 are available for non-profit groups and organisations to conduct projects and activities which contribute to the development of the community within the Light Regional Council area.
Heritage Incentive Scheme
Grants of up to $1000 are available for owners of Local Heritage Places and Contributory Items to assist in minimising the costs associated with conserving these important properties.
Youth Incentive Scheme
Grants of up to $300 are available for youth displaying considerable talent in cultural, sport and recreation, science, technology, arts and community service activities to enhance their talents through specialised training, development or participation in state, national or international teams. Young people aged between 8 and 21 residing in Light Regional Council are eligible to apply.
Eligibility criteria apply to each funding category offered and details including application forms are available online at www.light.sa.gov.au, by request via email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 8525 3200.
Applications will close at 5pm on Friday 31st March 2017.
As the available funding is limited, not all applications may be able to be supported. All Grants, Sponsorship and Heritage Incentive Scheme applications and supporting information received by Council must conform with the application requirements and be received by 31st March 2017. Unsigned applications will be considered ineligible. Successful applications will be determined by Council at its meeting in April 2017.
Sponsorship & Grant Application/Acquittal Forms
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Community Development Grant Acquittal Form(159 kb)
Community Development Grants Program Guidelines and Application Form(225 kb)
Event Sponsorship Program Acquittal Form(143 kb)
Heritage Incentive Scheme Acquittal Form(353 kb)
Heritage Incentive Scheme Guidelines and Application Form(201 kb)
Youth Sponsorship Program Acquittal Form(143 kb)
Youth Sponsorship Program Guidelines and Application Form(186 kb)