Grants

Farm Business Analysis Assistance

Eligible to:     Businesses

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Ongoing

Farm Business Analysis Assistance is administered by the Farm Debt Restructure Office (FDRO) within the Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority (QRIDA).

FDRO assists primary producers experiencing financial distress by providing independent expert financial information and analysis of their farm business.

http://www.qrida.qld.gov.au/fdro

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Youth Jobs PaTH

Eligible to:     Businesses

Funding:        $1,000 - $10,000

Round:          Ongoing

Youth Jobs PaTH (Prepare-Trial-Hire) is a flexible program that prepares young people for work and makes it easier for businesses to find great employees. You can trial a young person for 4 to 12 weeks in an internship so you can both be sure they're the right fit for your business. And because the trials are voluntary, you know they are motivated and eager to work.

https://jobsearch.gov.au/path#section-employers

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Public Rural Crisis Fund: Drought, flood, fire, and family crisis support

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

Funding:        $0 to $5,000

Round:          Ongoing

Born from the need to assist women and families during times of crisis, the Public Rural Crisis Fund has been an initiative of the Queensland Country Women’s Association since 1990. This fund not only supports families suffering from drought, flood or fire but is for all families experiencing any type of crisis.

http://www.qcwa.org.au/what-we-do/public-rural-crisis-fund/

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

CLOSING SOON

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Safer Communities Fund

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit | Local Governments | State/Territory Government

Funding:        $1,000 - $1,000,000

Round:          Closes 25 September 2018

To provide local councils and community organisations with funding to boost efforts to address crime and anti-social behaviour and protect organisations that may be facing security risks associated with racial or religious intolerance.

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

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Small Grants for Rural Communities

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit 

Funding:        $0 - $5,000

Round:          Closes 26 September 2018

To provide funding for not-for-profit organisations in small rural, regional and remote Australian communities to support projects that focus on; building and developing community and organisational resilience and capacity; enhancing environmental sustainability; fostering cultural vibrancy; encouraging education and training; economic strength; and improving health and social well being.

https://www.frrr.org.au/grants/small-grants-for-rural-communities-round34.php

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Community Grants Scheme

Eligible to:    Not-for-profits

Funding:        $0 - $10,000

Round:          Closes 23 September 2018

The Harold Mitchell Foundation works with organisations throughout Australia and the Asia-Pacific to make a positive and sustainable difference in education, health and the arts.

http://haroldmitchellfoundation.com.au/#!/grants/how-to-apply/

__________________________________________

 

Safer Communities Fund

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit | Local Governments | State/Territory Government

Funding:        $1,000 - $1,000,000

Round:          Closes 25 September 2018

To provide local councils and community organisations with funding to boost efforts to address crime and anti-social behaviour and protect organisations that may be facing security risks associated with racial or religious intolerance.

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

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Small Grants for Rural Communities

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit 

Funding:        $0 - $5,000

Round:          Closes 26 September 2018

To provide funding for not-for-profit organisations in small rural, regional and remote Australian communities to support projects that focus on; building and developing community and organisational resilience and capacity; enhancing environmental sustainability; fostering cultural vibrancy; encouraging education and training; economic strength; and improving health and social well being.

https://www.frrr.org.au/grants/small-grants-for-rural-communities-round34.php

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Teaching Awards

Eligible to:     Schools | Individuals

Funding:        $0 - $10,000

Round:          Closes 25 September 2018

The Commonwealth Bank Teaching Awards were created with Schools Plus to celebrate and reward excellence in teaching and school leadership. The Awards highlight the importance of outstanding teaching in transforming students' lives and setting them on a path to ongoing success.

https://www.teachingawards.com.au/#about

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Safer Communities Fund

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit | Local Governments | State/Territory Government

Funding:        $1,000 - $1,000,000

Round:          Closes 25 September 2018

To provide local councils and community organisations with funding to boost efforts to address crime and anti-social behaviour and protect organisations that may be facing security risks associated with racial or religious intolerance.

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

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Rural Economic Development Grant

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit | Local Government | Businesses | Universities | TAFEs | Individuals

Funding:        $0 - $5,000

Round:          Closes 26 September 2018

The objective of the Rural Economic Development Grants Scheme is to strengthen primary production sectors and bolster rural communities.

The scheme will achieve its objective by assisting eligible applicants to carry out projects which will create employment relating to primary production value chains in rural areas

http://www.qrida.qld.gov.au/current-programs/rural-economic-development-grants

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Small Grants for Rural Communities

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit 

Funding:        $0 - $5,000

Round:          Closes 26 September 2018

To provide funding for not-for-profit organisations in small rural, regional and remote Australian communities to support projects that focus on; building and developing community and organisational resilience and capacity; enhancing environmental sustainability; fostering cultural vibrancy; encouraging education and training; economic strength; and improving health and social well being.

https://www.frrr.org.au/grants/small-grants-for-rural-communities-round34.php

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Teaching Awards

Eligible to:     Schools | Individuals

Funding:        $0 - $10,000

Round:          Closes 27 September 2018

The Commonwealth Bank Teaching Awards were created with Schools Plus to celebrate and reward excellence in teaching and school leadership. The Awards highlight the importance of outstanding teaching in transforming students' lives and setting them on a path to ongoing success.

https://www.teachingawards.com.au/#about

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Medtech's Got Talent

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

Funding:        $1,000 - $40,000

Round:          Closes 27 September 2018

MedTech's Got Talent is a unique entrepreneurship challenge supporting emerging entrepreneurs to develop and refine skills in pitching a business concept, developing a technology roadmap and launching commercialisation activities for their medical technology innovations.

http://medtechchallenge.com/

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

St George Community Grant

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit 

Funding:        $0 - $50,000

Round:          Closes 28 September 2018

St.George Foundation focuses on helping smaller community organisations that work to provide a brighter future for socially, economically or physically disadvantaged children. The charities we fund attract little assistance from the government and are not able to generate significant fundraising income of their own. We want to support the AWESOME work they do for children in our community.

http://promos.stgeorge.com.au/stgeorgefoundation/#apply

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

RAF Community Project Grant

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit | Not-for-profits | iNDIVIDUALS

Funding:        $0 - $30,000

Round:          Closes 28 September 2018

The Community Project Grants stream supports applications which benefit the community, increase access and participation, and/or provide direct benefits to artists/arts workers.

https://flyingarts.org.au/raf/community-project-grants/

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Get Started Vouchers

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit 

Funding:        $0 - $150

Round:          Closes 28 September 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

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Get Playing: Places and Spaces Program

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit | Local Governments | Universities

Funding:        $0 - $150,000

Round:          Closes 28 September 2018

Get Playing aims to assist local sport and recreation organisations with facility development so more Queenslanders are encouraged to become involved in the sport and recreation activity of their choice.

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

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Suva Direct Aid Program

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit

Funding:        Undisclosed to $30,000

Round:          Closes 30 September 2018

The Direct Aid Program is a flexible small grants program funded by the Australian Government and managed through the Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade (DFAT) overseas posts.

http://fiji.highcommission.gov.au/suva/678910.html

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Mazda Foundation Grant Program

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 30 September 2018

To provide funding for the Foundation's priority areas, which are periodically identified. The current focus is on children with physical and/or mental disabilities and elderly people suffering mental disabilities.

http://mazdafoundation.org.au/

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Flying Start Program

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit

Funding:        $0 - $30,000

Round:          Closes 30 September 2018

The Cultural Fund provides support to organisations for projects that deliver opportunities for authors, journalists, artists and key industry stakeholders in the writing, publishing, education, and visual arts sectors. Their aim is to support our members and stakeholders to create, award, present, publish, and promote work by Australian creators that connects with audiences.

https://www.jetstar.com/au/en/flyingstart#apply-now

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Arts Leadership Mentoring Piolt Program

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit | Unincorporated Groups

Funding:       Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 01 October 2018

The aim of the mentorship, to be completed over 11 months, is to work together to set organisational goals, while developing leadership skills to improve performance at an individual and organisational level.

https://www.creativepartnershipsaustralia.org.au/arts-leadership-mentoring-pilot-program/

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Redress Support Services Grant

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit | Unincorporated Groups

Funding:       $0 - $1,500,000

Round:          Closes 05 October 2018

Redress Support Services will provide support to applicants under the National Redress Scheme. This includes support for people who experienced institutional child sexual abuse regardless of whether the responsible institution has or has not opted into the Scheme.

This grant opportunity is envisaged to fill service gaps by providing funding opportunities for new and existing providers to respond to new and emerging client groups or broaden an existing service presence across a broader geographic area.

https://www.communitygrants.gov.au/grants/redress-support-services-funding-round-0

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Cultural Fund

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit 

Funding:        Undisclosed

Round:          Closes 05 October 2018

The Queensland Destination Events Program (QDEP), formerly 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://www.copyright.com.au/culturalfund/grants-for-organisations/

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

First Gens Program

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

Funding:       $0 - $25,000

Round:          Closes 07 October 2018

YGAP’s First Gens program supports migrant and refugee led social impact ventures that are improving the lives of people living in disadvantage in Australia.

https://ygap.org/firstgens/

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Queensland Footy Facilities Fund

 Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit | Local Governments

Funding:       $200,001 - $3000,000

Round:          Closes 12 October 2018

The program will provide over $1.275 million over two funding rounds to improve the quality, access and condition of identified community rugby league facilities across Queensland. This is Round 2 of the program.

https://www.qld.gov.au/recreation/sports/funding/footy-facilities

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Supporting People with Cancer Grant 

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit 

Funding:       $0 - $120,000

Round:          Closes 20 October 2018

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

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Records Access Documentation (RAD) Grants

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit 

Funding:       $15,000

Round:          Closes 22 October 2018

The RAD Grants offer financial support for projects that will help Care Leavers and relevant Support Services find and access records created by non-government past providers of “care” from 1920 to 1989. 

To be eligible, organisations must be not-for-profit and hold records about Forgotten Australians, Stolen Generations and/or Former Child Migrants. Eligible organisations can also auspice projects that will make records held by organisations such as libraries made available to Care Leavers.

https://www.findandconnect.gov.au/resources/radgrants/

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Community Giving Fund

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit 

Funding:       $1,000 - $20,000

Round:          Closes 26 October 2018

The Aurizon Community Giving Fund is focused on the broad areas of health and wellbeing, community safety, the environment and education. All applications for an Aurizon Community Giving Fund grant must fit within at least one of these funding categories to be eligible for consideration.

These funding categories are defined as follows:

  • Health & Wellbeing - We seek to support initiatives that improve a community's health and wellbeing, such as cardiovascular health related projects e.g getting active/physical activity or healthy lifestyle programs, and mental health support.
  • Community Safety - We seek to support initiatives that increase safety and security in our local communities, such as projects related to emergency response, crime prevention, natural disaster prevention and minimise measures, accident prevention and road safety.
  • The Environment - We seek to support initiatives that promote environmental enhancement in our communities, and in particular, initiatives that are focused on improving biodiversity of natural habitats, community conservation and environmental education (for examples land rehabilitation and revegetation programs, clean-up and education days and local conservation projects.)
  • Education - We seek to provide support in areas such as literacy and numeracy, life education, apprenticeships and traineeships, and in particular, increasing and retaining skills in regional areas

https://www.aurizon.com.au/community/community-giving

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Month Community Grants 

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit

Funding:        $0 - $150,000

Round:          Closes 26 October 2018

To support community organisations across the state to hold events, projects and activities during Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Month (DFVPM) in May 2019.

https://www.csyw.qld.gov.au/about-us/funding-grants/funding-available

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Artists in Residence Program

Eligible to:     Schools

Funding:       $5,000 - $20,000

Round:          Closes 29 October 2018

The Artists in Residence program provides arts and education funding to kindergartens and schools seeking to increase their engagement with arts and culture through partnerships with artists, arts organisations or arts facilities.

https://www.qld.gov.au/recreation/arts/funding/organisations/schools

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Fostering Migrant Integration Grants

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

Funding:       $10,000 - $50,000

Round:          Closes 9 November 2018

This grant opportunity will assist migrants to integrate into Australian social, economic and civil life, a critical element in building social cohesion.

Grants will fund services, activities and events that seek to work with: 

  • newly arrived migrants 
  • first and second generation migrants 
  • communities showing early signs of or potential for integration challenges and/or racial, religious or cultural intolerance.

https://www.communitygrants.gov.au/grants/fostering-integration-grants

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander PhD Scholarships

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit | Businesses | Individuals | Local/State Government | Universities

Funding:       $120,000

Round:          Closes 28 June 2019

The Advance Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander PhD Scholarships program supports Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander scholars in gaining a research PhD degree. This lays the fundamental foundation for a future research career.

https://advance.qld.gov.au/universities-and-researchers/aboriginal-and-torres-strait-islander-phd-scholarships

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Community Grants Scheme

Eligible to:     Not-for-Profit

Round:          Closes 12 July 2019