How to Apply
Things to consider before you apply:
To be eligible for funding through the Residents Win program, all projects will be required to meet the following mandatory requirements:
- The identified issue must be in South Australia.
- Once the project solution has been developed it must be capable of being delivered within a reasonable time frame (ideally within 12 months).
- The applicant must be able to incorporate contributions (financial or in-kind) of 50% of the total project cost. If you are part of this grants process as a volunteer, the time you contribute will be converted to a dollar amount and be included as an in-kind contribution.
What will NOT be funded?
- A commercial organisation operating on an expected profit basis from the project
- One off events / street parties
- Group administration fees, wages or salaries
- Funding for programs or services that are the core responsibility or function of other Government agencies including Local Councils.
How will an expression of interest be assessed?
- Clear identification of an issue which is aligned to developing people friendly streets and safer roads.
- The project must be able to deliver a road safety outcome to reduce traffic volumes, vehicle speeds and/or dangerous and inappropriate behaviours.
- The expression of interest demonstrates evidence and/or clear reason for why it is an issue.
- The identification of a group or groups in the community that will benefit from improvements in road safety along the target route/precinct area.
How will a funding submission be assessed?
Residents Win will prioritise projects that best satisfy the following assessment criteria:
- Clear project goals, objectives, activities and anticipated outcomes.
- Able to deliver long-term road safety outcomes for one of the following:
- Reduce traffic volumes.
- Reduce vehicle speed.
- Reduce dangerous and antisocial behaviours on roads.
- Demonstrate community engagement in collecting evidence that a problem exists and in designing the project solution.
- Identification of tools and techniques to promote lasting behaviour change amongst identified groups in the community.
- The project proposal is supported by the land owner, local council planning authorities, DPTI and local council, if applicable.
- The capacity and means to deliver the project and report on progress.
- The project delivers value for money.
- The applicant is able to incorporate contributions (financial or in-kind) of 50% of the total project cost. If you are part of this grants process as a volunteer, the time you contribute will be converted to a dollar amount and be included as an in-kind contribution.
Reporting and evaluation
All successful grant applicants will be required to provide a detail written report on all project outcomes in the form of a closing report. Closing reports will be required within 4 weeks from the conclusion of the project.
DPTI can provide assistance with collecting data to monitor progress of the project.