As operator of the Yallourn Power Station, EnergyAustralia is proud to be part of the Latrobe Valley and is committed to making a positive difference to our local community. We strive to engage with the community in a consultative, transparent and approachable manner.

EnergyAustralia Yallourn provides community funding for local initiatives that will deliver sustainable benefits for the Latrobe Valley.

EnergyAustralia has two priority areas for funding. These are:

  • Education: Funding aimed at promoting education and knowledge acquisition. This may also include programs with a social or environmental focus and organisations which support career or skill development.
  • Social inclusion: Funding aimed at facilitating social inclusion. This is aimed at initiatives that support community cohesion and inclusion for all. It may include such things as men’s sheds, upgrading communal facilities, improving local amenities and supporting vulnerable community members. 

Round 1 applications will be accepted between 1 March and 5pm 29 March 2019.

Round 2 applications will be accepted between 1 August and 5pm 30 August 2019.

How to apply for a community grant

Before applying, please read the grant guidelines:

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EnergyAustralia Yallourn’s local sponsorships are aimed at supporting local organisations and events in the region.

Applications for Sponsorships are accepted throughout the year and reviewed monthly.

For small funding requests (up to $1,000), or more information, please email or call Meredith Bowden on 03 5128 2960.

Student vacation program

Are you interested in our student vacation program?

As part of our commitment to fostering young talent, each year we recruit a number of tertiary students to participate in our student vacation program. 

Find out more about our careers section