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2022 Community Grants


Applications for the 2022 Community Grants Program are now closed. Thank you to everyone who made a submission to the program. NSW Ports will be making an announcement about the successful applicants in the coming weeks. 

Need some inspiration? Check out the recipients from our inaugural Community Grants Program in 2021.

Last year’s program supported 24 local groups in Sydney and Wollongong doing beneficial and sustainable work for their streets, parks, sports clubs and schools.

View the 2021 recipients

Focus Areas

Projects in the following three focus areas will be considered for grant funding, in line with the Program Guidelines and Program Terms & Conditions

Submitting your Application Form

In order to be considered for NSW Ports’ 2022 Community Grants Program, you must complete and submit an Application Form  by no later than 5pm on Friday, 27 May 2022

As part of your Application Form you will be required to: 

  1. Provide an overview of the proposed project, service or initiative including: 
    • Target beneficiaries – who/how many people will benefit from your project
    • Project delivery – how will it be delivered and any key milestones 
    • Funding requirement – how much are you applying for? Do you require full or partial funding? 
  2. Explain how your project will create positive outcomes in the areas of: 
    • Community Participation
      • For example - boosting participating in local sport or within other community groups or support networks like Girl Guides, Scouts, PCYC or YMCA
    • The provision of Community Infrastructure
      • For example - improving shared amenities at a local park, upgrading a women’s shelter or men’s shed facility, or improving infrastructure at a local sporting ground
    • Environment & Sustainability 
      • For example - holding a community clean-up or tree planting challenge, building community gardens, or installing solar panels or recycling facilities
  3. Outline how your project will deliver measurable outcomes – what will success look like? And how will you measure it?
  4. Explain how the project aligns with our NSW Ports Values




Key Contact

Queries relating to: Contact Email

2022 Community Grants Program

Brooke Eggleton community@nswports.com.au