The $100,000 Uralla Grants program was set up to share the benefits of the New England Solar Farm with the Uralla Shire, Dangarsleigh and Kellys Plains communities.
The program is part of the Community Benefit Sharing Initiative and is funded by UPC\AC Renewables Australia. Members of a local Community Reference Group helped design the grants program and oversee the selection of successful applications.
Grants of up to $5,000 are available for local community projects or initiatives, allocated via two funding rounds.
The first round of grant funding was awarded to 14 local projects which provided support for health and sporting services, local indigenous and non-indigenous historical awareness, environmental education, and community events.
Learn more about our successful Uralla Grants round one program.
Uralla Grants Round 2 Now Open
The second round of funding for the Uralla Grants program is now open. Applications for local projects or initiatves will be accepted until 5pm on Friday July 30.
Please read the grant guidelines before submitting your application to ensure you are eligible to apply for funding.
Uralla Grant Guidelines
Uralla Grants are available to any individual, community organisation or business that is a resident of the defined community area map. This area is comprised of the Uralla Shire Council area along with areas of Dangarsleigh and Kellys Plains within five kilometers of the New England Solar Farm project site.
Please read the Uralla Grants guidelines prior to completing your grant application.
How to apply for Round two of Uralla Grants
Once you have read the Uralla Grants guidelines, you can complete a grant application form.
Download the form and carefully complete each section.
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Once completed, please scan and return your application to: firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also provide your form in person or by post to the New England Solar Farm Uralla office at 96B Bridge Street, Uralla, 2358
You will be notified as soon as we have received your application.
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