Grants

Community Child Care Fund (CCCF)

Eligible to:     Businesses

Funding:        $10,000 to $200,000 | Total Pool: $50,000,000

Round:          Closes 2 November 2017

The objective of the CCCF is to support child care services to address barriers to child care participation, particularly targeting disadvantaged and vulnerable families and communities.

Grants provided under the CCCF are intended to supplement fee income recieved from families, including Child Care Subsidy and Additional Child Care Subsidy payments.

https://www.grants.gov.au/?event=public.GO.show&GOUUID=4E83AA03-CF65-4E70-4412708855F31926

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Boosting Dementia Research Grants

Eligible to:     Universities / Not-for-Profits

Funding:        $0 to $18,000,000

Round:          Closes 8 November 2017

The Boosting Dementia Research Grants Scheme will provide financial support to approved Administering Institutions to administer on behalf of individual researchers and/or teams of researchers to undertake research and implementation projects in identified priority areas that will deliver on the NNIDR's policy objectives.

https://www.nhmrc.gov.au/grants-funding/apply-funding/boosting-dementia-research-grants/priority-round-3-national-dementia

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NDIS Providers Development Fund

Eligible to:     Businesses / Not-for-Profits

Funding:        Undiclosed | Total Pool: $1,000,000 (approx)

Round:          Closes 9 November 2017

This fund looks to assist disability service providers to transition to the NDIS. It will aim to provide your orgaisation with support in delivering a high quality service to people with disabilities in a way that is financially sustainable. It will aim to establish a culture of innovation in disability service provision.

https://www.tascoss.org.au/events/ndis-providers-development-fund/

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Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Month Community Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits

Funding:        $0 to $5,000 | Total Pool: $150,000

Round:          Closes 10 November 2017

Tot provide not for profits one-off funding of up to $5,000 to hold awareness raising events, projects or activities during Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Month in May 2018. Funded events, projects and activities are to raise community awareness of domestic and family violence and send a strong message that domestic and family violence will not be tolerated in Queensland.

https://www.communities.qld.gov.au/gateway/funding-and-grants/funding-available

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Queensland Women's Week Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits | Local Governments

Funding:        $0 to $3,000

Round:          Closes 10 November 2017

The purpose of providing funding is to support events, projects and activities that inspire the Queensland community to respect women, embrace gender equality and promote and protect the rights, interestd and well being of women and girls.

https://www.communities.qld.gov.au/campaign/queensland-womens-week/grants

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Safer Communities Fund

Eligible to:     Local Governments | State/Territory Governments | Not-For-Profits

Funding:        $0 to $1,000,000 | Total Pool: $28,600,000

Round:          Closes 14 November 2017

The Safer Communities Fund provides grants of up to $1 million to community organisations and local governments for local crime prevention and security infrastructure activities and to protect community organisations that may be facing security risks associated with racial and/or religious intolerance.

https://www.business.gov.au/Assistance/Safer-Communities-Fund

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Women in STEM and Entrepreneurship Program

Eligible to:     Universities / Not-for-Profits / Businesses \ TAFEs

Funding:        $5,000 to $250,000

Round:          Closes 15 November 2017

The program provides funding to support women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and to eliminate barriers for women's participation in STEM education and careers, including entrepreneurship.

https://www.business.gov.au/Assistance/Women-in-STEM-and-Entrepreneurship

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Supporting People with Cancer Grant

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits

Funding:        $0 to $1120,000

Round:          Closes 16 November 2017

The supporting people with cancer grant initiative aims to reduce the burden of cancer through the provision of grants to community organisations; and encourage effective partnerships between organisations in order to improve coordination, accessibility and development of quality cancer support networks to better support people affected by cancer.

https://canceraustralia.gov.au/research-data/grants-and-funding/supporting-people-cancer-grants

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Community Health Promotions Grant

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits

Funding:        $0 to $1,500

Round:          Closes 20 November 2017

Funding is available for community organisations to run bladder and bowel health promotion activities and events in their local community. Community organisations can apply for up to $1,500 (excl. GST) under this one-off grants program.

https://www.continence.org.au/pages/community-health-promotions-grants-program.html

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Small Business Entrepreneur Grants

Eligible to:     Businesses

Funding:        $1,000 to $15,000 | Total Pool: Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 21 November 2017

The objectives of the program are to: 

  • support new Queensland small businesses to establish and develop 
  • encourage entrepreneurship and increase business capability and skills 
  • facilitate and encourage access to professional business advice 
  • improve business confidence and business sustainability 
  • promote a culture of successful small businesses within Queensland 
  • assist small businesses to work smarter, be more innovative and work less hours 
  • result in more small businesses surviving, growing and employing staff 
  • create an environment that makes it easier to do business.

https://www.business.qld.gov.au/starting-business/advice-support/grants/entrepreneur-grants

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NDIA Partners in the Community Grant

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

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 22 November 2017

The National Disability Insurance Scheme Launch Transition Agency (NDIA) invites organisations to apply for funding under the NDIS Partners in the Community Program (PITC Program) Grant Round Three (PITC Program Round Three).

https://www.grants.gov.au/?event=public.GO.show&GOUUID=6ED25D96-BC23-8CE7-A2BE951EF522FE56

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Multicultural Grants Program

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits | Local Governments 

Funding:        $0 to $20,000 | Total Pool: $100,000

Round:          Closes 1 December 2017

Grants of up to $20,000 are available to support:

  • activities that increase capacity within ethnic communities and multicultural networks to self-manage and engage in community life;
  • projects that facilitate access and use of community facilities and increase participation of new migrants in sport, recreation and social clubs within the community;
  • projects that build cross-cultural awareness in the community and business sector; and
  • projects that promote integration of new migrants into communities and build ongoing inter-cultural and inter-faith relations and supports.

http://www.dpac.tas.gov.au/divisions/csr/grants_and_community_engagement/multicultural_grants_program_2016

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Learning Grants Program

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits | Local Governments 

Funding:        $0 to $60,000 | Total Pool: $200,000

Round:          Closes 1 December 2017

Grants are available for organisations to:

  • provide sustainable learning support opportunities for Years 9 and 10 students from refugee and migrant backgrounds in Tasmanian Government schools to increase their academic English proficiency and their understanding of specific curriculum subjects, such as science and maths;
  • create supportive networks for students to enable them to improve their learning and educational outcomes;
  • increase understanding of the Tasmanian school system and increase parental participation through collaboration between refugee and migrant families and schools; and
  • facilitate cross-cultural understanding between refugee and migrant families, schools and the wider Tasmanian community.

http://www.dpac.tas.gov.au/divisions/csr/grants_and_community_engagement/learning_grants_program

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Sport Science Challenge

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits | Businesses

Funding:        $0 to $100,000

Total Pool:     $300,000

Round:          Closes 18 December 2017

The Advance Queensland Sport Science Challenge supports collaborative science-based projects that will deliver tangible outcomes for the state's sporting community and the broader Queensland population. The Sport Science Challenge will provide grant funding up to $100,000 per project.

http://advance.qld.gov.au/entrepreneurs-startups/sport-science-challenge.aspx

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Sporting Club Grants Program

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits

Funding:        $0 to $5,000

Round:          Closes 24 January 2018

The Sporting Club Grants Program provides grants to assist in the purchase of sports, uniforms and equipment and to improve the capacity and accessibility of Victorian clubs and other community sport and recreation organisations and increase the skills of their coaches, officials and managers.

http://www.sport.vic.gov.au/grants-and-funding/our-grants/sporting-club-grants-program

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iAwards

Eligible to:     Businesses | Individuals

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 14 February 2018

The iAwards honours students and organisations at the cutting edge of technology innovation and recognises the achievements of home-grown Australian innovators.

https://www.iawards.com.au/

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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:        Undiclosed

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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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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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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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