QLD: Current Opportunities

This list provides direct links to grants open in Queensland

If there are any sites that need to be added or links that need to be updated. Feel free to advise via the contact page

May 2017

26th  Community Road Safety Grants offers funding to community groups for community projects and programs that work to address road safety issues in support of the strategic objectives set out within the Queensland Road Safety Strategy 2015-2021 and associated Action Plan

31st Gambling Community Benefit Fund allocates funding to not-for-profit community groups to enhance their capacity to provide services, leisure activities and opportunities for Queensland communities

June 2017

2nd Advancing Queensland: an age-friendly community grants program provides funding for local projects and initiatives to enhance the age-friendliness of communities across Queensland

2nd Aurizon’s Queensland Disaster Relief Appeal want to play our part in helping the local communities recover and rebuild from this devastating weather event

12th Local Heroes Grants The awards are designed to provide a bit of a helping hand ($250) to community groups for equipment or expenses, or individuals wishing to pursue sporting or academic ventures from across the Glass House electorate

14th Queensland Destination Events 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

16th 2017/18 Advancing Queensland: an age-friendly community grants program The Advancing Queensland: an age-friendly community grants program provides funding for local projects and initiatives to enhance the age-friendliness of communities across Queensland

16th Lord Mayor’s Suburban Initiative Fund supports community projects that build stronger communities in Brisbane

20th Round 2 – Heritage of the Community Sustainability Action grants will provide funding to projects that facilitate the conservation of, access to and community engagement with Queensland’s Heritage-listed places

26th Tackling Tough Times Together (TTTT) – Round 8 helps communities access the resources they need to support one another through the ongoing effects of the drought impacting Queensland and northern NSW

30th Drought Assistance Concessional Loans Applications for Drought Assistance Concessional Loans are now open. These low interest loans are available to assist farm businesses manage, recover from and prepare for droughts and maintain prospects for long term commercial viability

30th Queensland Mental Health Commission 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

?? End of June Women in STEM with funding for female researchers within Queensland based universities and other publicly funded research organisations

Announced with Later Closing Date

28th July 2017 Industry Hardship Assistance The fund is designed to assist those who are experiencing hardship as a result of the structural re-adjustment of the personalised transport market

31 October 2017 Youth Boost Payment  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