Sport Access Foundation closing 30 April 2017

Sport Access Foundation Grants The Sport Access Foundation is launching its inaugural grant to three recipients who meet the designated criteria. The Sport Access Foundation Grant will be announced in June 2017. Applications close 30 April 2017. Grants will be awarded, at the sole discretion of the Sport Access Foundation, to applicants who best demonstrate the desire to succeed in their chosen pursuit and where the … Continue reading Sport Access Foundation closing 30 April 2017

The NDS Innovative Workforce Fund closing 27 March 2017

The $4 million Innovative Workforce Fund is now open nationally and will be accepting applications until Monday 27 March 2017. The Fund is open to Australian organisations, businesses and individuals that have impactful project ideas to engage and develop the disability workforce to meet the needs of NDIS participants. National Disability Services has been appointed to manage the Innovative Workforce Fund, which is an initiative of … Continue reading The NDS Innovative Workforce Fund closing 27 March 2017

The Endeavour Foundation Endowment Challenge Fund closing 21st April 2017 (QLD and NSW)

The Endeavour Foundation Endowment Challenge Fund has two opportunities open for application: The two grant categories are explained below: Research Award This award targets applicants with appropriate qualifications, and are employed by a host institution, at which they will conduct the proposed research project. This institution may be a university, a university affiliate, or an appropriate independent research institute. In 2017, the Endeavour Foundation Endowment … Continue reading The Endeavour Foundation Endowment Challenge Fund closing 21st April 2017 (QLD and NSW)

Greater Charitable Foundation closing 20th March 2017

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. The Foundation’s two key priority areas for funding are Families and Communities. Families Projects which  may focus on the following: – Providing support to vulnerable, marginalised and disadvantaged families. These may include families with low incomes, young … Continue reading Greater Charitable Foundation closing 20th March 2017

National Disability Conference Initiative 2017-18 closing 14 March 2017

The Australian Government is inviting organisations to apply via an open process to deliver services under the Disability Mental Health and Carers Program – Disability and Carer Support – National Disability Conference Initiative (NDCI) 2017-18.  Total funding of $315,000 is available for the NDCI for conferences held between 1 July 2017 and 30 June 2018.  Within this funding, up to $10,000 is available for each … Continue reading National Disability Conference Initiative 2017-18 closing 14 March 2017

DSS ILC National Readiness Grants closing 8 March 2017

The Australian Government is inviting providers via an open process to apply to deliver services under the Community Inclusion and Capacity Development (CICD) – Implementing Information, Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC) – ILC National Readiness Grants in 2016-17. Information, Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC) is all about inclusion of people with disability. It is about creating connections between people with disability and their communities. One … Continue reading DSS ILC National Readiness Grants closing 8 March 2017

St.George Foundation – supporting Australian children

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 they fund attract little assistance from the government and are not able to generate significant fundraising income of their own. They want to support the AWESOME work they do for children in our community. St.George Foundation Funding Guidelines In order to … Continue reading St.George Foundation – supporting Australian children

2017 Anniversary Grants Program closing 31 March 2017 (NSW)

To mark its 50 year anniversary, the Law and Justice Foundation has announced an Anniversary Grants Program that aims to support one or more projects (to a total value of $150,000) that contribute to achieving our mandate and reflect the Foundation’s rigorous approach to addressing the legal needs of the community by: identifying a particular priority legal need of a specific group in NSW assessing … Continue reading 2017 Anniversary Grants Program closing 31 March 2017 (NSW)

Specialist Disability Accommodation grant – Far North Queensland closing 16 January 2016 (QLD)

Applications are invited for one-off funding of up to $800,000 (GST exclusive) for the Provision of Robust Specialist Disability Accommodation Property for people with a disability in the Cairns area of the Far North Queensland Region. Capital grant funding of $800,000 is available to either construct a property, or purchase and modify an existing property in the Far North Queensland Region. The preferred solution will … Continue reading Specialist Disability Accommodation grant – Far North Queensland closing 16 January 2016 (QLD)