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

The Accelerate Small Business Grants Program – ongoing (QLD)

Accelerate Small Business Grants Program The Queensland Government is providing $3 million in grant funding over 3 years to established Queensland-based small businesses to engage an advisory board or independent advisor, for between 6–12 months. (An advisory board provides non-binding strategic advice to a management team). The Accelerate Small Business Grants Program provides targeted assistance to small businesses that demonstrate high-growth and employment aspirations, to … Continue reading The Accelerate Small Business Grants Program – ongoing (QLD)

Disability Community Events Grants 2017 closing 24 May 2017 (QLD)

Disability Community Events Grants 2017 Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services is inviting applications from community groups and non-government organisations for events and activities to mark Disability Action Week (10-16 September 2017) or International Day of People with Disability (3 December 2017). Disability Community Events Grants will be provided to organisations and community groups to hold events that: will foster greater opportunities for … Continue reading Disability Community Events Grants 2017 closing 24 May 2017 (QLD)

The Queensland Government’s 2 year $100 million Back to Work – Regional Employment Package provides support to businesses for up to 8000 job opportunities for regional jobseekers

The Queensland Government’s 2 year $100 million Back to Work – Regional Employment Package provides support to businesses for up to 8000 job opportunities for regional jobseekers. The Back to Work regional employment package includes: $80 million for support payments for employers to take on regional jobseekers, including long-term unemployed $10 million for additional training for eligible jobseekers to ensure they have the skills they … Continue reading The Queensland Government’s 2 year $100 million Back to Work – Regional Employment Package provides support to businesses for up to 8000 job opportunities for regional jobseekers

FRRR Innovation for Community Impact (I4CI) closing 23 June 2017 (NSW)

Innovation for Community Impact (I4CI) Grants to support innovation and social impact The Innovation for Community Impact program (I4CI) brings together the collective resources of the NSW government, the philanthropic sector and local community groups to address pressing and persistent social issues facing communities in ten regional NSW Local Government Areas across the Hunter New England, Mid-North and Central Coast districts. The program aims to … Continue reading FRRR Innovation for Community Impact (I4CI) closing 23 June 2017 (NSW)

Stockland Community Grants closing 31 March 2017

Stockland aims to create sustainable and vibrant communities that thrive now and into the future. The Stockland Community Grants program provides an opportunity for local community groups to apply for grant funding to support local community infrastructure, programs and opportunities. Multiple grants of up to $1,000 are available to support local health, leisure and recreation clubs or programs, local employment, education and skills development initiatives … Continue reading Stockland Community Grants closing 31 March 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

Youth Boost $20k has been extended to 31 October 2017 (QLD)

The Youth Boost payment is available to eligible employers who hire an unemployed young person (aged 15-24) between 1 December 2016 and 31 October 2017 (inclusive). If you employed an eligible young jobseeker after the 28th February 2017, prior to announcement of the initiative’s extension on 2 March 2017, you may still apply for a Youth Boost payment For more information (source) see >>> Youth Boost … Continue reading Youth Boost $20k has been extended to 31 October 2017 (QLD)

Fairfield Local Area ClubGRANTS closing 3 April 2017 (NSW)

Community groups can apply for funding for projects that meet local priority needs. For details, please refer to this link: http://www.fairfieldcity.nsw.gov.au/downloads/file/1602/fairfield_city_local_priorities_for_clubgrants_2017 Funding is provided to a range of projects including services for: Community welfare and social services Community development Community health services Employment assistance activities, including social enterprise For more information (source) see >>> Fairfield Local Area ClubGRANTS Continue reading Fairfield Local Area ClubGRANTS closing 3 April 2017 (NSW)