Grants

Telstra's Kids Fund

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits 

Funding:        $0 to $1,200

Round:          Closes 21 May 2018

Telstra Kids is an initiative of the Telstra Foundation. Through this fund we champion community connections for kids in Australia, offering grants for a local community project that helps kids to play and learn.

https://telstrakidsfund.com/

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Queensland Destination Events Program

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits | Businesses

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 30 May 2018

The Queensland Destination Events Program (QDEP), formely the Regional Development Program, seeks to leverage the crucial link between events and the destinations in which they are staged, extending the flow of the economic, marketing and social benefits of events throughout metropolitan and regional Queensland.

https://teq.queensland.com/Events/Events-Support/Queensland-Destination-Events-Program

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Be Connected Program: Building Digital Skills Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits 

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 31 May 2018

The aim of the Building Digital Skills grants are to enable organisations to support older Australians to develop their digital literacy skills and confidence.

https://www.beconnectednetwork.org.au/be-connected-network/be-connected-grant-program

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Social Investment Grants Program

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits 

Funding:        $0 to $50,000

Round:          Closes 31 May 2018

Our Social Investment Grants Program funds not-for-profit projects or programs working to improve social outcomes for marginalised and disadvantaged people. The 2018 funding round will aim to build resilience and capability in people experiencing homelessness or domestic abuse.

https://www.communitysectorbanking.com.au/grants

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Community Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits 

Funding:        $10,000 to $20,000

Round:          Closes 6 June 2018

The Community Grants program provides financial support to not for profit organisations that contribute to humanitarian, environmental and animal wlefare efforts in Australia and abroad.

https://www.australianethical.com.au/community-grants/

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Westpac Foundation Community Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits

Funding:        $2,000,000

Round:          Closes 8 June 2018

Westpac Foundation's Community Grants are $10,000 each and are awarded to local, not-for-profit community organisations helping transform the lives of fellow Australians experiencing disadvantage.

https://www.westpac.com.au/grants/home/

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National Shed Development Programme (NSDP)

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits

Funding:        $0 to $10,000

Round:          Closes 8 June 2018

WThe NSDP is a competitive Men's Shed grants programme that allows Men's Sheds and organisations supporting a Men's Shed within their community to apply for funds to better respond to local needs.

https://mensshed.org/development-grants/

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Financial Literacy Australia Grants Program

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

Funding:        $1,500,000

Round:          Closes 15 June 2018

The Financial Literacy Australia (FLA) Grants program supports not-for-profits organisations to advance financial literacy in Australia.

http://finlit.org.au/grants/

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HP Kids Fund

Eligible to:     Schools | Individuals

Funding:        $10,000

Round:          Closes 18 June 2018

HP Kids Fund is a half a million dollar commitment aimed at making technology accessible to all Australian children.

https://kidsfund.thehphub.com/

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Repari-Restore-Renew (RRR) Program

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits

Funding:        $100 to $15,000

Round:          Closes 18 June 2018

The RRR Program provides grants to support the medium-to-long term recovery of communities impacted by the cyclones and floods in Queensland and New South Wales in 2017.

https://www.frrr.org.au/grants/Repair-Restore-Renew_2017_R1

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Indigenous Australlians' Health Programme (IAHP) Major Capital Works Program

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

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 20 June 2018

The IAHP provides funding for a range of activities including those focusing on primary health care, child, maternal and family health and chronic disease prevention and management for Indigenous Australians.

https://www.grants.gov.au/?event=public.GO.show&GOUUID=4DBC88C7-D02E-4548-484A18E06CD1B07C

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Community Visitors Scheme (CVS)

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

Funding:        $7,000 to $2,000,000

Round:          Closes 26 June 2018

The Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) supports organisations (auspices) to recruit volunteers to provide friendship and companionship for older people who receive Australian Government subsidised aged care and who are isolated or at risk of social isolation.

https://agedcare.health.gov.au/older-people-their-families-and-carers/community-visitors-scheme

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Dreams for a Better World Program - Better Business Round

Eligible to:     Businesses

Funding:        $15,000

Round:          Closes 27 June 2018

This year, Sunsuper is looking for community-minded small businesses to also apply for a grant to tackle or social issue in their community.

https://dreamsforabetterworld.com.au/business-grants

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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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Get Going

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit

Funding:        $7,500

Round:          Closes 29 June 2018

Get Going Clubs provides funding to local and regional sport and active recreation organisations to improve their capabilities to better deliver in Queensland communities.

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

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Indigenous Governance Awards

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profits | Unincorporated Groups

Funding:        $20,000

Round:          Closes 30 June 2018

The Indigenous Governance Awards (IGAs) were created by Reconciliation Australia in partnership with BHP Billion to identify, celebrate and promote effective Indigenous governance.

https://www.reconciliation.org.au/iga/

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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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Bennelong Foundation Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit

Funding:        Undiclosed

Round:          Closes 27 July 2018

The Bennelong Foundation aims to enhance community wellbeing and provide opportunities for positive and lasting change in their community.

http://www.bennelongfoundation.com/apply-2

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Men's Shed Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit

Funding:        $0 to $20,000

Round:          Closes 10 August 2018

The Grants Program will support capacity building, men's health and wellbeing and the sustainable development of Men's Sheds in Tasmania.

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

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GACD Funding for the prevention or management of hypertension and/or diabetes

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit | Universities

Funding:        $4,900,000

Round:          Closes 15 August 2018

NHMRC is inviting investigators to submit applications for research associated with the scale-up of interventions for the prevention, or detection and management of hypertension and/or diabetes in low and middle income countries and/or in vulnerable communities in high income countries.

https://www.nhmrc.gov.au/grants-funding/apply-funding/global-alliance-chronic-diseases

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Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA) Grant Funding

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit | Businesses | Individuals

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 27 August 2018

Up to $30 million per financial year of the Aboriginal Benefit Account (ABA) is set aside to fund one-off projects that will benefit Indigenous residents of the NT.

https://www.pmc.gov.au/indigenous-affairs/grants-and-funding/aboriginal-benefit-account-aba-grant-funding#sept_funding

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Cadbury Fundraiser Community Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit | Unincorporated Groups

Funding:        $0 to $500

Round:          Closes 16 November 2018

The intention of the grant program is to support a wide range of community-based projects that increase social inclusion and enhance community engagement in Australia.

https://www.fundraising.com.au/community-grants

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McCusker Charitable Foundation Grant

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit 

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 30 November 2018

The McCusker Charitable Foundation will consider applications for assistance for projects related to:

  • Medical research and advancement of medical science.
  • Care, welfare and education of young people.
  • Promotion of high achievement and excellence.
  • Support for the aged and infirm.
  • Arts and environment.
  • The trustees are committeed to encouraging greater philanthropy, volunteering and giving throughout Australia at all levels.

http://www.mccuskercharitable.com.au/to-apply-for-funding

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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