Future2 Make the Difference! Grants program closing 21 July 2017

Since 2007 Future2 has committed $688,000 in Grants to community not for profits. Through programs run by these organisations, they have helped to turn the lives of thousands of disadvantaged young people from adversity to opportunity, from social exclusion to productive lives in the community. The Future2 Make the Difference! Grants program is now open for 2017. The Grants program is a national program issuing … Continue reading Future2 Make the Difference! Grants program closing 21 July 2017

Anyone with organisational links to New Zealand? ANZ New Zealand Staff Foundation – Applications are accepted twice a year: 15 February and 15 August

The ANZ New Zealand Staff Foundation is a charitable trust, which provides grants of up to NZD 25,000 to community organisations throughout New Zealand to help them achieve their goals. Applications are accepted twice a year: 15 February and 15 August. For more information (source) see >>> ANZ New Zealand Staff Foundation Image: Tomas Sobek Continue reading Anyone with organisational links to New Zealand? ANZ New Zealand Staff Foundation – Applications are accepted twice a year: 15 February and 15 August

Screen Australia’s INDIGENOUS FEATURE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM closing 6 June 2017

INDIGENOUS FEATURE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM The Indigenous Department’s feature development program aims to provide opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander filmmakers with demonstrated experience to extend their craft and their ideas in the longer feature format. They are looking for striking and engaging storytelling that will connect with audiences. Screen Australia reserves the right to require the attachment of a story consultant where appropriate. WHAT … Continue reading Screen Australia’s INDIGENOUS FEATURE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM closing 6 June 2017

Screen Australia’s INDIGENOUS TV DRAMA DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM closing 6 June 2017

INDIGENOUS TV DRAMA DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM This program seeks to provide practitioners with the opportunity to create appropriate written and/or visual materials to ensure that projects are as strong as possible when competing for production finance. They are looking for striking and engaging storytelling that will connect with audiences. Screen Australia reserves the right to require the attachment of a story consultant where appropriate. Emerging Aboriginal … Continue reading Screen Australia’s INDIGENOUS TV DRAMA DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM closing 6 June 2017

Youth Opportunities Program closing 26 June 2017 (NSW)

The NSW Minister responsible for Youth, the Hon Ray Williams MP, has announced the next round of funding for the Youth Opportunities Program. The Program provides one-off, time-limited grants of up to $50,000 to not-for-profit organisations and local councils for youth-led and youth-driven community projects that have a positive youth development focus. Program details Applications for funding are invited from non-government organisations and local government … Continue reading Youth Opportunities Program closing 26 June 2017 (NSW)

Queensland Mental Health Commission’s Stronger Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Grants Program 2017–18 closing 30 June 2017

Queensland local government, non-government and community organisations are invited to apply for up to $50,000 under their Stronger Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Grants Program 2017–18. These grants are available to enable organisations to implement innovative, locally-led, collaborative initiatives that support the implementation of particular priorities under the Queensland Mental Health, Drug and Alcohol Strategic Plan 2014-2019. This year’s round of grants will support evidence-based … Continue reading Queensland Mental Health Commission’s Stronger Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Grants Program 2017–18 closing 30 June 2017

NSW Innovation Fund (Round Two) 9 June 2017 (NSW)

Innovation Fund Councils in rural and regional areas of NSW face unique challenges in sustaining their communities and maintaining local services. Round 2 The NSW Government is pleased to make available a further $2 million in funding through Round 2 of the Innovation Fund. Regional councils who have communities of less than 10,000 people are encouraged to apply for one-off grants to develop new solutions … Continue reading NSW Innovation Fund (Round Two) 9 June 2017 (NSW)

Community Legal Services Program – Innovation Fund closing 2 June 2017

Description: Applications are sought for the delivery of innovative projects that complement the delivery of legal assistance services within each state and territory. Eligibility: Project proposals can be submitted by community legal centres, legal aid commissions, Indigenous legal assistance providers, family violence prevention legal service providers or legal assistance provider peak bodies.   For more information (source) see >>> Community Legal Services Program – Innovation Fund … Continue reading Community Legal Services Program – Innovation Fund closing 2 June 2017