National Disability Conference Initiative 2017-18

Category Disability

Status Closed

State/Territory National

Closing Date & Time

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 conference.

The Disability and Carer Support (DaCS) Activity provides assistance, support and services for people with disability and carers.  It provides and improves access to services and support, including advocacy and through stakeholder engagement.  The National Disability Conference Initiative 2017-18 is offered under the Disability and Carer Support Activity and provides grants to help people with disability to participate in nationally-focused, disability-related conferences held in Australia.

More information

More information about the services under the Disability, Mental Health and Carers Program – Disability and Carer Support – National Disability Conference Initiative 2017-18 can be found in the following documents that form the Application Pack:

  • Program Guidelines Overview
  • Funding Round Summary
  • Application Form
  • Questions and Answers may be updated throughout the application open period where any question addressed raises new information. The question and answer period will close at 2:00pm AEDT Tuesday, 7 March 2017 so that answers to questions can be published before the application closing date.  No further questions, except for those relating to using and/or submitting the Application Form, will be answered from this date until the end of the selection process
  • Letter of Offer - General Grant Conditions

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Contacting the Community Grants Hub

If you would like assistance, please call the Community Grants Hub Hotline on 1800 020 283 and/or support@communitygrants.gov.au

More information about the Community Grants Hub can be found at the Community Grants Hub website.

Please quote 2016-715 – National Disability Conference Initiative 2017-18, when you phone or email the Community Grants Hub.

Grant Opportunity Documents