Economic Development Sponsorship

Above: Start House 100 Pitch Night, supported by CN economic development sponsorship

COVID-19 Update

The Economic Development Sponsorship program is currently being reviewed along with a number of other funding programs by City of Newcastle. This review however, is on hold while a Community and Economic Resilience Package is implemented in response to COVID-19


Economic Development Sponsorship ($65,000) - single application round for grants of up to $20,000 for projects that support business growth, tourism and employment, and/or encourage innovation.

Our Economic Development Sponsorship Policy (PDF) outlines eligibility criteria, the assessment process and the scope of the program.

Applications

Grants of up to $20,000 are available for projects supporting business growth, tourism and employment, and/or encourage innovation.

Please contact grants@ncc.nsw.gov.au if you have further enquiries.