Environmental Innovation Grants
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Environmental Innovation Grants

Empower Your Organisation's Green Vision with our Environmental Innovation Program

Cook Shire Environmental Innovation Grants offer a unique opportunity for eligible local businesses and organizations in Cook Shire to spearhead innovative and environmentally sustainable projects. With grants of up to $5,000 available for eligible costs, this initiative aims to empower projects that protect and enhance our environment while fostering sustainable practices. Read the Grant Guidelines.

Join us in making a positive impact on our environment by submitting your application during the specified rounds. Let's work together to create a greener, more sustainable future for Cook Shire and beyond.

Please review the Program Guidelines thoroughly before applying online.

Eligible Applicants

Any organisation that:

  • has a majority of members or customers based within Cook Shire; and
  • has an Australian Business Number
  • is a properly constituted not-for-profit organisation; or is a properly constituted for-profit organisation (where the intended project
  • will not return a direct profit to the applicant); or
  • is a charitable organisation registered or sanctioned under the Collections Act196

Key objectives for this funding program are:

  • prioritising environmental benefits
  • investing in renewable energy infrastructure
  • promoting sustainable solutions
  • enhancing environmental education, and
  • fostering collaborative efforts among stakeholders.

Key dates:

  • Tuesday, 2 April 2024 -  Applications open
  • Sunday, 21 April 2024 - Applications close
  • Monday, 30 June 2025 - Projects must be completed

Application details:

  • Applications must be submitted on the correct form.
  • Late or incomplete applications will not be considered. 

ABN: 45 425 085 688

10 Furneaux Street Cooktown, Qld 4895

Mail: PO Box 3 Cooktown, Qld 4895

Email: mail@cook.qld.gov.au

Phone: (07) 4082 0500

Fax: (07) 4082 0588

Hours: 8.45am-4.45pm Monday to Friday