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Grass Roots Grants Closing Soon

Sporting groups are being reminded to apply for the latest round of Grass Roots Grants through the Department of Sport and Recreation.

Assessments for the 2014-15 Round Two program are closing at the end of the month.

Late last year, the NT Government increased the maximum amount available for individual applications from $3000 to $5000.

The program was further enhanced by opening the application process all year round, enabling clubs and recreation groups to make submissions at any time. Submissions are then assessed quarterly.

Grass Roots Grants are open to clubs and recreation groups to fund a range of initiatives including:

 Recipients of Round One grants in 2014-15 included:

Round two of the Grass Roots Development Investment Program for 2014-15 will close for assessment on 28 February 2015.

Applications for the 2014-15 Round Two program must be made online at: http://www.sportandrecreation.nt.gov.au/grants-vouchers/dsrr-grants.

For further information, contact the Department of Sport and Recreation on free call 1800 045 678.

Media contact: Andrea Allen 0401 119467