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Collie Futures

Collie Futures Small Grants Program

Coming soon!

We will soon start accepting applications for funding through the new Collie Futures Small Grants Program.

Part of the wider Collie Futures Fund, the Collie Futures Small Grants Program will help to get off the ground projects that aim to stimulate the local economy and support community needs.

Up to $2 million in funding will be made available through the Collie Futures Small Grants Program to provide seed funding for economy building projects, and for the development of business cases and feasibility studies.

Check back on this page soon for details including how you can apply.

To register to receive notification when the funding scheme opens to applications, email info@swdc.wa.gov.au .

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Collie Futures Economic Advisory Committee

The State Government has formed the Collie Futures Economic Advisory Committee to power Collie into the future.

Role

The committee provides insight and guidance to the development of a broader economic development plan for Collie.

It plays an important role in identifying, considering and recommending projects seeking leverage funding through the $20 million Collie Futures Fund, which aims to drive Collie's economy and provide long-term employment security.

The first stage of the fund, the Collie Futures Small Grants Program, will help to get off the ground projects that aim to stimulate the local economy and support community needs.

Up to $2 million in funding will be made available through the Collie Futures Small Grants Program to provide seed funding for economy building projects, and for the development of business cases and feasibility studies.

Members

The Committee is chaired by Member for Collie-Preston Mick Murray, with members drawn from across local industry and community.

  • Training and education representative ─ Stan Liaros
  • Independent industry representative ─ John Kearney
  • Community and corporate representative ─  Narelle Michalak
  • Industry representative ─ Kerry Roberts
  • Community representative ─ Geoff Blackford
  • Shire of Collie president - Sarah Stanley

Support

The Committee is supported by the South West Development Commission.