Lord Mayor’s Suburban Initiative Fund closing 16 June 2017 (QLD)

The Lord Mayor’s Suburban Initiative Fund supports community projects that build stronger communities in Brisbane. Applications are now open. Applications for the 2016-17 financial year will close at midnight on Friday 16 June 2017, or when each ward has fully spent their allocated budget (whichever comes first). Projects must contribute to the Brisbane Vision, by helping to achieve the aspiration to be a friendly and safe, active … Continue reading Lord Mayor’s Suburban Initiative Fund closing 16 June 2017 (QLD)

City of Sydney’s grants and sponsorships program plus links to your local council

For local organisations and businesses If you have a great idea that would benefit the local community but just need a kick-start to get it off the ground, the City of Sydney’s grants and sponsorships program may be able to help. Their grants and sponsorships may provide funding or another related benefit, such as a reduced or no rate for the use of a City … Continue reading City of Sydney’s grants and sponsorships program plus links to your local council

Energy Consumers Australia grants program closing 14 July and another round closing 8 September 2017

Information about applying for a grant Energy Consumers Australia’s grants program has a particular focus, which provides the basis of their threshold eligibility criterion. This is that you must be able to show that your proposal will build knowledge and capacity to support energy policy development that will benefit the long-term interests of consumers. If this is met, then your proposal will also need to … Continue reading Energy Consumers Australia grants program closing 14 July and another round closing 8 September 2017

$500,000 in grants now open for state sporting organisations (Multiple opportunities – QLD)

State sporting organisations will share in $500,000 of funding under the Embracing 2018 Sports Grants program. The funding will enable organisations which deliver sports featured in the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games to further develop their sport in Queensland. The program will help deliver innovative participation and sport development projects to enable Queenslanders of all ages and abilities to get involved in Commonwealth Games sports at … Continue reading $500,000 in grants now open for state sporting organisations (Multiple opportunities – QLD)

Screen Australia’s DOCUMENTARIES DOCUMENTARY DEVELOPMENT closing 16 June 2017

Screen Australia’s Documentary Development program assists experienced documentary makers to achieve planned outcomes for the development of their projects. This could include further research, writing the next draft of a script or treatment, strategic shooting and/or editing to attract marketplace development or production finance, or compiling a sizzle reel. The program is primarily focused on providing development support to one- off projects. Interactive or web-based … Continue reading Screen Australia’s DOCUMENTARIES DOCUMENTARY DEVELOPMENT closing 16 June 2017

Screen Australia’s INDIGENOUS DOCUMENTARY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM closing 6 June and 5 Sept 2017

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. Emerging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander producers are encouraged to apply. WHAT FUNDING IS AVAILABLE? Any amount up to $30,000 will be available for one-off, feature-length documentaries; up to $30,000 for series; and up to $20,000 … Continue reading Screen Australia’s INDIGENOUS DOCUMENTARY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM closing 6 June and 5 Sept 2017

More support to help disaster-impacted small businesses (QLD)

Has your small business been affected by Cyclone Debbie? There are grants of up to $25,000 for natural disaster recovery available from the Queensland Rural Adjustment Authority located online at http://www.qraa.qld.gov.au or by calling 1800 623 946. Small Business Minister Leeanne Enoch media release today urges business to apply for Category C small business relief measures under the jointly funded  Commonwealth-State Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery … Continue reading More support to help disaster-impacted small businesses (QLD)

Funding for Women’s Leadership Development closing 16 June 2017

Funding for Women’s Leadership Development Expression of Interest Closing Soon All women are invited to apply for a limited pool of residual scholarship funding that has been provisioned for participation in a range of leadership development courses. The grants are allocated for the current financial year and must be awarded prior to June 30th, 2017. Scholarships are available across three key management levels:   Experienced … Continue reading Funding for Women’s Leadership Development closing 16 June 2017

The Bouddi Foundation for the Arts closing 17 July 2017

The Bouddi Foundation for the Arts invites young artists between the ages of 15-25 to apply for a grant to assist them in the furtherance of their artistic activities. To be eligible for a grant artists should reside in, or have a close association with, the Bouddi Peninsula or the Greater Gosford City Council area. Grants will be made up to $5,000 and will be … Continue reading The Bouddi Foundation for the Arts closing 17 July 2017