Thursday 21st March 2019
Ex-service organisations local government and not-for-profit groups who support veterans and their families can now apply for funding through the Veterans Capital Works Grants Program to improve their buildings and facilities.
Leader of The Nationals and Member for Murray Plains Peter Walsh is encouraging eligible groups and organisations to consider submitting an application with grants of up to $200 000 available.
Funding can be used for renovation projects that provide all abilities access improved community access or upgraded memorial halls.
Interested organisations can apply for up to $50 000 through the Veterans Minor Capital Works Grant Program or up to $200 000 through the Veterans Major Capital Works Grant Program.
“This is a fantastic opportunity for groups across the Murray Plains electorate to receive financial support to help support our local veterans and their families” Mr Walsh said.
“I encourage all eligible groups to consider lodging an application.”
Grant applications are now open and will close on Thursday 4 July 2019.
Visit veterans.vic.gov.au/grants for further information and an application form.