Funding Opportunities

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Strategic Partnerships Program 2018-20 Triennium

Applications for the 2018-20 Triennium will open on Monday 19 June 2017. Further information is provided below regarding the program focus, funding guidelines and application process. Applications for SPP funding for the 2018-20 Triennium must be aligned with Victorian Government policies and DET strategic priorities, as outlined in the Strategic Partnerships Program 2018-20 Funding Guidelines. … Continue reading

Applications for the Multicultural Youth Network are open!

If you are between 16 and 25 and interested in advocating for culturally diverse young people and developing your skills as an emerging leader – apply now to become a member of Victoria’s Multicultural Youth Network (MYN). The MYN engages in discussion and liaises with the Victorian Government on issues and initiatives that affect young … Continue reading

Changing Places Funding Round 2017 is now open

Changing Places Funding Round 2017 is now open Funding of up to $100,000 (plus GST) will be provided to support local councils and not-for-profit organisations to construct a Changing Places facility. Changing Places facilities are larger than standard accessible toilets, and have extra features and more space to meet the needs of people with a … Continue reading

Westpac Foundation’s 200 Community Grants

To celebrate Westpac’s 200th anniversary, Westpac Foundation will double the amount of Community Grants on offer this year, providing 200 grants worth $10,000 each. This is the Foundation’s largest Community Grants program ever, to help local community organisations around the country work towards a fairer, more inclusive Australia. A record $2 million in funding is now … Continue reading

AMP’s Tomorrow Fund

AMP’s Tomorrow Fund is offering amazing Australians doing great things the chance to share in $1million in grants. Individuals of all ages, abilities and interests who need help to reach a special goal with community impact can apply before 4pm (AEST) on 16 May 2017.

2017 Melbourne Fringe Festival Microgrants

Registrations for Melbourne Fringe 2017 are now OPEN. Fringe is proudly open access which means ANYONE can be in Fringe. In 2016, Melbourne’s Deafferent Theatre presented a bilingual production of Daniel Keene’s acclaimed play Black is the Colour. Performed in Auslan and surtitled in English, the show had a sell-out season and won a Fringe … Continue reading

Endeavour Foundation Endowment Challenge Fund Now Open

The Endeavour Foundation Endowment Challenge Fund aims to benefit Australians with a disability, especially people with an intellectual or developmental disability. The Fund seeks to encourage quality and innovation in the disability services sector by funding quality research invested in advancing the health, wellbeing and life experiences of people with a disability or funding special projects within … Continue reading

National Disability Conference Initiative 2017-18

The National Disability Conference Initiative aims to assist eligible conference organisers to maximise the inclusion and participation of people with disability at nationally focused disability-related conferences in Australia. Total funding of $315,000 is available for conferences held between 1 July 2017 and 30 June 2018.  Within this funding, up to $10,000 is available for each … Continue reading

ILC National Readiness Grants

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. The objective of the ILC National Readiness Grants is to support projects aligned to the ILC Policy and the ILC Commissioning Framework that will build the capacity and readiness of … Continue reading

Sidney Myer Fund / Gay and Lesbian Foundation of Australia

This grant round focuses on improving the wellbeing of LGBTI people living with a disability. Projects that are collaborations between disability advocacy and LGBTI groups are encouraged to express interest in a small grant to the value of $15,000. Expressions of interest (EOI) must be received by 5pm on Monday 27 February 2017 using the … Continue reading