The Foundation for Regional and Regional Renewal (FRRR) has released their Strengthening Rural Communities – Small & Vital Grants program.

Rural, regional and remote Australia is home to nine million Australians. Many of those communities are small, and all are vital. This grants program, which facilitates continued investment and access to funds that can contribute to securing the future prosperity of small communities across Australia.

For smaller communities, regular access to funds can be a challenge, which is why FRRR has created the Strengthening Rural Communities (SRC) program. It has two tiers and the Small and Vital program is now open all year, with applications assessed quarterly.

Applications are open continuously throughout the year.? Funding rounds close quarterly.