For schools participating in the 'Let's get it sorted' program in conjunction with Bournda Environmental Education Centre.
The ‘Let’s get it sorted’ program is available to all schools within the Bega Valley Shire region to implement waste related activities and/or education projects.
This program will be offered over a three year period in conjunction with Bournda Environmental Education Centre for projects with one or more of the following outcomes:
The following schools are participating in the program:
Who can I speak to:
Grants Administration Officer
Bega Valley Shire Council
Phone: (02) 6499 2222
Bega Valley Shire Council recognizes the importance and significance of supporting volunteers, non-profit organisations, community groups and education providers in delivering programs and projects that have clear community benefit and align with Councils waste minimisation strategies.
The Program aims to encourage and assist community involvement in the management of waste minimisation and education for the benefit of the whole region.
Grant specific criteria/information
To apply for funding for a project:
The 'Let's get it sorted program commenced in August 2019 and is now closed.
If you are interested in receiving information about this grant or other upcoming community grants register your expression of interest and be notified when a grant becomes available.
The Bega Valley Shire Council has allocated $55,000 per annum for the Community Waste Assistance Grants program to support Schools and Community deliver waste related projects that support the themes of the Bega Valley Shire Council’s Waste Management and Resource Recovery Strategy 2018-2028:
Other community assistant grants that are also available: