Grants

Community Health Consultancy Grant

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 1 March 2018

This grant is for the delivery of pro bono consultancy projects to community health organisations.

http://onehealthorganisation.org/application/

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Queensland Training Awards

Eligible to:     Businesses | Individuals | TAFEs

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 2 March 2018

To recognise excellence and award the outstanding achievements of individuals and organisations within the vocational education and training sector.

https://training.qld.gov.au/qta/enter

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Managing Fruit Fly - Regional Action Plan Grants

Eligible to:     Local Governments | Universities | Not-for-Profits | TAFEs

Funding:        $800,000

Round:          Closes 2 March 2018

Grants of up to $800,000 (excluding GST) are available. The aim of these grants is to provide support to work currently underway and continue the implementation of Regional Action Plans.

http://agriculture.vic.gov.au/agriculture/pests-diseases-and-weeds/pest-insects-and-mites/queensland-fruit-fly/regional-grants

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Social Scale-up Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits

Funding:        $1,500,000

Round:          Closes 5 March 2018

The Social Scale-up Grant helps scale-up not-for-profit social enterprises that operate a business for the primary purpose of creating jobs and employment pathways for individuals who often face signficant barriers to entering the main stream job market or are excluded from the workplace.

https://www.westpac.com.au/about-westpac/our-foundations/westpac-foundation/grants/early-social-enterprise-grants/

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Small Business Advisory Services: Digital Solutions Funding

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits | Businesses

Funding:        $18,020,000

Round:          Closes 6 March 2018

Provide up to $18.02 million over three years to business advisory service providers to deliver low coast, high quality, digital advisory services to Australian small businesses in metropolitan and regional areas.

https://www.business.gov.au/assistance/australian-small-business-advisory-services-asbas

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Capacity Building Grant

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits 

Funding:        $30,000

Round:          Closes 7 March 2018

The QCF Capacity Building Grants assist charities develop their structures, systems, people and skills in order to deliver improved outcomes.

https://qcf.org.au/grants/general-fund-grant-making/

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Support Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits | Individuals

Funding:        $10,000

Round:          Closes 9 March 2018

Support Grants help individuals and communities to participate fully in community life and assist in building community capacity. Support Grants are flexible and varied, ranging from individual support for young people to participate in sport to providing services.

http://multicultural.nsw.gov.au/grants/support_grants/

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Funding for NSW & South-East Qld

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits 

Funding:        $1,00,000

Round:          Closes 12 March 2018

Each calendar year the Foundation will provide approximately $1million to programs, based either in NSW or South-East Queensland, which are designed to improve the life outcomes of their beneficiaries.

https://www.greater.com.au/charitable-foundation/Funding

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Social Justice Small Grants Program

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits 

Funding:        $10,000

Round:          Closes 19 March 2018

The Mercy Foundation's Social Justice Small Grants Program provides seed funding to assist communities and organisations to build capacity that will help create structural change and bring about greater social justice in Australia.

http://www.mercyfoundation.com.au/social-justice-grants/social-justice-small-grants/

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National Disability Conference Initiative

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits 

Funding:        $0 to $10,000

Round:          Closes 20 March 2018

The 2017-18 National Disability Conference Initiative is offered under the DaCs and provides grants to help people with disability to participate in nationally-focused disability-related conferences held in Australia.

https://www.communitygrants.gov.au/grants/national-disability-conference-initiative-2018-19

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Powerful Youth Projects

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits | Schools

Funding:        $0 to $1,000

Round:          Closes 22 March 2018

The Powerful Youth Projects 2018 program offers funding for groups seeking to educate young Australians about environmental sustainability.

https://www.fundingcentre.com.au/grant/G07520/info

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Small Assistance Grant for Early Years Services

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits | Local Governments

Funding:        $0 to $25,000

Round:          Closes 22 March 2018

Services can apply for up to $25,000 (GST exclusive) for educational programs and practice development and/or staff professional development, enhancement of service management, governance and sustainability and/or community, parental and family engagement activities.

https://det.qld.gov.au/earlychildhood/service-providers/grants/small-assistance-grant

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Employee Connected Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits 

Funding:        $25,000

Round:          Closes 22 March 2018

The mission of the Coca-Cola Australia Foundation (CCAF) is to inspire moments of happiness and possibilities for young Australians.  The Coca-Cola Australia Foundation seeks to support local causes and charities with Deductible Gift Recipient Item 1 (DGR1) status that are important to our employees, through grants to projects in communities where our employees live and work.

https://www.coca-colajourney.com.au/coca-cola-australia-foundation/apply-for-a-grant

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Indigenous Languages and Art Program

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits | Businesses

Funding:        $100,000

Round:          Closes 27 March 2018

The key purpose of the ILA program is to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to express, preserve and maintain their cultures through lanaguages and arts. This is one of many Australian Government programs that is consistent with, and complementary to, the Government's broader support for Indigenous cultural maintenance and wellbeing under the Indigenous Advancement Strategy and the Closing the Gap agenda.

https://www.arts.gov.au/funding-and-support/indigenous-languages-and-arts-program

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Get Started Vouchers

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits | Individuals

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 28 March 2018

Get Started Vouchers is one of the funding programs that comprise the Queensland Government's Get in the Game initiative to support sport and active recreation at the grassroots level.

https://www.qld.gov.au/recreation/sports/funding/getinthegame/getstarted

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Primary Funding Stream for non-profits working to imporve the lives of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Children

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 30 March 2018

CAGES Foundations funds organisations working to improve the lives of Aboriginal people and create an environment that enables every Aboriginal child to reach their potential.

http://cagesfoundation.org/how-we-work/#apply

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Community Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 30 April 2018

NIB foundation's Community Grant program supports practical, community-based initiatives that focus on improving the health and wellbeing of vulnerable and disadvantaged Australians, with a focus on youth and carers.

http://www.nibfoundation.com.au/Funding/Community-Grants.aspx

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Advance Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Research Fellowships

Eligible to:     Business / Not-for-Profit

Funding:        $240,000

Round:          Closes 29 June 2018

The Advance Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Research Fellowships support early-career Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander researchers in undertaking a three year research project. Queensland Government funding of $240,000 (exclusing GST) over three years is available for each fellowship. 

http://advance.qld.gov.au/uni-researchers/atsi-research-fellowships.aspx

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ANZ Staff Foundation Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit

Funding:        $5,000

Round:          Closes 15 July 2018

The ANZ Staff Foundation provides grants of up to $5,000 to community Porjects that relate to one or more of the following areas:

  • Education and employment - examples of suitable projects may include purchasing educational resources for communities or programs that help people prepare for employment.
  • Urban and rural economic and social divides - example of suitable projects may include developing and distributing educational materials to remote communities or programs that seek to connect isolated community members.
  • Financial capability - examples of suitable projects may focus on improving financial literacy or money saving capability.
  • Urban sustainability - examples of suitable projects may include environmental education programs or revegetation programs.

http://www.eqt.com.au/charities-and-not-for-profits/grants/community-grants

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Catalyst-Australian Arts and Culture Fund

Eligible to:     Business / Not-for-Profit

Funding:        $0 - $500,000

Total Pool:     $12,000,000

Round:          Ongoing

Catalyst is the Australian Government’s new funding program for the arts. It will invest $12 million each year in innovative projects and initiatives from arts and cultural organisation.

https://www.arts.gov.au/funding-and-support/catalyst-australian-arts-and-culture-fund

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Natural Disaster Assistance

Eligible:     Undisclosed

Funding:   Business

Round:      Ongoing

This assistance measure under Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements helps primary producers and small business owners in natural disaster declared areas pay for costs arising out of direct damage caused by an eligible natural disaster.

http://www.qraa.qld.gov.au/current-programs/Disaster-recovery/natural-disaster-assistance

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School Transport Assistance Scheme

Eligible:       Undisclosed

Funding:      School / Individual

Round:        Ongoing

To provide assistance for students in areas with limited student populations where facilities cannot be justified. It is in these areas that school transport assistance is provided to enable students to attend education facilities.

http://www.tmr.qld.gov.au/Travel-and-transport/School-transport/Assistance-schemes/School-Transport-Assistance-Scheme.aspx

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Tim Fairfax Family Foundation

Eligible:      $10,000 to Undisclosed

Funding:     Not-for-Profit / DGR Required

Round:        Ongoing

The Tim Fairfax Family Foundation (TFFF) supports Australian charitable organisations and initiative aimed at addressing the particular needs of communities in rural, regional and remote areas within Queensland and the Northern Territory.

http://www.tfff.org.au/

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Saluting Their Service Commemorative Grants Programme

Eligible:       Not-for-Profit / School / Local Govt / State Govt

Funding:     $0 to $20,000

Round:        Ongoing

The Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) funds organisations through the Saluting Their Service (STS) Commemorative Programme (the STS Programme) to undertake projects and activities that directly commemorate Australia’s involvement in all wars, conflicts and peace operations.

http://www.dva.gov.au/consultation-and-grants/grants/grant-and-bursary-programs/saluting-their-service-commemorative

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Social Enterprises Development and Investment Funds (SEDIF)

Eligible:     Not-for-Profit / Business

Funding:    Undisclosed

Round:      Ongoing

The Social Enterprise Development and Investment Funds (SEDIF) improves access to finance and support for social enterprises to help them grow their business and increase the impact of their work in their communities.

https://www.employment.gov.au/social-enterprise-development-and-investment-funds

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Poverty and Disadvantage Small Grants Program

Eligible:        Not-for-Profit

Funding:      $0 to $10,000

Round:         Ongoing

This Small Grants Program supports strategies to benefit Australian communities.

The aims are to:

  • Alleviate the negative effects of poverty and disadvantage;
  • Demonstrate new ideas how to address poverty and disadvantage;
  • Strengthen communities’ abilities to deal with poverty and disadvantage.

http://myerfoundation.org.au/grants/poverty-disadvantage/small-grants/

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Awesome Foundation Grant

Eligible:        Not-for-Profit | Unincorporated Groups | Individuals

Funding:      $0 to $1,000

Round:         Ongoing

To support "awesome" projects iniatives in a wide range of areas including arts, technolody, community development and more.

https://www.fundingcentre.com.au/grant/G08128/info

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Aspirations4kids in Sport Funding

Eligible:        Schools | Individuals

Funding:      $0 to $1,000

Round:         Ongoing

The intention is to try and elleviate the associated costs with playing sport however we also expect each recipient to demonstrate their attempt to raise fund for their cause. This is based on our 'hand up' rather than 'hand out' thinking. Critical to our ethos is each recipients' agreement to 'give back' to their school and wider community in appreciation for the assistance they have received and to perpetuate the cycle of 'giving'.

https://www.aspirations4kidsinsport.com.au/how-to-apply/

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Easy Grants

Eligible:    Not-for-Profit

Funding:   $200 to $1,000

Round:    Ongoing

We’re giving Bankwest customers the opportunity to apply for a grant to support a local community group that they’re involved with.

http://www.bankwest.com.au/about-us/in-the-community/lp/easy-grants