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Development & Operations Round 1 2019/20

Submissions are now being accepted. Submissions close at 2:00PM 12 March 2019 (AEDT).

About Development & Operations Grants

Development & Operations grants aim to support community media station resilience through core support and support for development projects and necessary infrastructure.

This year we are particularly looking to support initiatives that build the capacity of community broadcasting stations in the areas of:

  • governance / strategic planning development
  • operations
  • technical and/or
  • community engagement

Consideration of Development & Operations grants is the responsibility of theĀ Development & Operations Grants Advisory Committee (DOGAC). You will receive early advice about the success of your application.

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Talk to us

We strongly encourage you to discuss your project with the Grants Support Team before submitting your application. They can provide advice on the types of projects funded in this category, what information you should include in your application and feedback on your application prior to submission.

For assistance in applying please see links to further information below. If you would prefer to apply for the grant using a word processing document, contact your Grants Support Team member:

Jon King - 03 8341 5966 and jking@cbf.com.au
Radio stations in Victoria, Tasmania, television stations and any independent producers or not-for-profit organisations looking to partner with a community broadcaster

Dean Linguey - 03 8341 5988 and dlinguey@cbf.com.au
Radio stations and Remote Indigenous Media Organisations (RIMOs) in Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia and the Northern Territory

Ally Newton - 03 8341 5900 and anewton@cbf.com.au
Radio stations in New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory

For further information see:

Frequently Asked Questions

Grants Guides and Resources

SmartyGrants Guide for Applicants

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