Do you have a local environmental project in Mayo that needs funding?

Applications are now open for the Federal Government's Communities Environment Program, offering organisations the opportunity to source grants of between $2,500 and $20,000 for on-ground activities within the electorate.

Expressions of interest must be lodged by 5pm, Monday 2nd September 2019.

All applicants are required to submit an EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FORM  (which includes a summary and costings of their proposed project and any attachments) via email to Rebekha's Program coordinator Michael Cornish at

A quick factsheet for the Program can be found here.

Detailed information regarding the program, including eligible organisations and activities defined in the program’s grant guidelines, can be found at:

An independent committee of local experts will be set up to assess the expressions of interest and shortlist up to 20 community-led projects among the applications received by the office of Rebekha Sharkie MP.

Successful applications will be announced by the Government through the office of Rebekha Sharkie MP later in the year.