Community Led Climate Solutions

Agency: Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal

Closing: 12 September 2024

Eligibility: local community not-for profit organisations

The Community Led Climate Solutions Grant Program supports not-for-profit organisations across remote, rural and regional Australia to drive local climate solutions that reduce emissions through education, engagement and action on:

  • Clean energy;
  • Circular economies;
  • Decarbonisation;
  • Sustainable agriculture and food systems;
  • Biodiverse ecosystems; or
  • Just transitions

While all requests aligned to the Program Purpose will be considered, priorities for funding are outlined below:

  • Project activities which can deliver social or economic benefits in addition to environmental outcomes; and
  • Projects that are evidenced based, demonstrate strategic planning for sustaining program operations at the end of the grant period and are inclusive in supporting diverse community members and stakeholders.

Round 2 will open 17 July 2024 and total funding pool will be announced at that time. Round 1 had a pool of $360,000 Australia wide.

Link for information here