Grants

Please note there are different selection types available – direct, restricted and open. Direct selection processes are not published on this website or GrantConnect. More information on selection types is available on the Selection Types page.

The outcome of all grants awarded and funding rounds, including direct rounds, are published on GrantConnect no later than 21 working days after the grant agreement takes effect, in accordance with the Commonwealth Grants Rules and Guidelines 2017.

GrantConnect is the Australian Government’s centralised grants information system.

Information Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC) Economic Participation of People with Disability Grant Round 2019-20

Category

Services for People with Disabilities

Closing Date & Time

This Grant will deliver the Economic Participation of People with Disability – ILC Grant Round 2019-20 which aims to empower people with disability to choose and achieve their goals within an inclusive community, leading to their increased independence and social and economic participation. View grant

Fisheries Assistance and User Engagement Package - Our Marine Parks Round One

Category

Natural Resources - Conservation and Protection

Closing Date & Time

This Grant will deliver the Our Marine Parks Round One Grant Opportunity, which supports the fishing sector to plan for and continue to deliver sustainable fishing and conservation outcomes in the context of Australian Marine Parks. View grant

Murray-Darling Basin Economic Development Grants Program

Category

Regional Development

Closing Date & Time

The Murray-Darling Basin Economic Development Program provides grants to deliver economic development projects to support those communities identified as most impacted by water recovery under the Basin Plan. View grant

Saluting Their Service Community Commemorative Grants

Category

Commemorative

Closing Date & Time

The Community Commemorative Grants opportunity provides funding for community based commemorative activities that commemorate the involvement, service and sacrifice of Australia's service personnel in wars, conflicts and peace operations. View grant

Veteran and Community Grants

Category

Veterans

Closing Date & Time

The Veteran and Community Grants program aims to maintain and improve the independence and quality of life for members of the veteran community by providing funding for projects that support activities and services to sustain or enhance health and wellbeing. View grant

Closed grants

Supporting Younger Veterans

Category

Veterans

On 25 June 2016, the Australian Government announced financial support for younger veterans with military service post-1999. Recognising that this group has unique needs, the Supporting Younger Veterans program was established. View grant

Legal support services for survivors engaging with the Commonwealth Redress Scheme

Category

Legal Services

The program provides a free support service to assist survivors of institutional child sexual abuse access redress under the Redress Scheme. View grant

Settlement Engagement and Transition Support (SETS) - Client Services

Category

Settlement Services

Equip eligible clients with the knowledge and skills to identify, understand and take action to address their settlement needs relating to social participation, economic and personal wellbeing, independence, and community connectedness. View grant

Settlement Engagement and Transition Support (SETS) – Community Capacity Building

Category

Settlement Services

Empower newly arrived community groups and organisations to support their communities through development of leadership and governance skills, linkages to broader community and government and providing access to resources and facilities. View grant

Saluting Their Service Commemorations Program Major Commemorative Grants

Category

Commemorative

Major Commemorative Grants provide funding for state/territory or nationally significant commemorative activities which commemorate the involvement, service and sacrifice of Australia’s service personnel in wars, conflicts and peace operations. View grant

Sector Readiness Fund – Fund Administrator activity

Category

Industry Innovation

A fund administrator will distribute grants to non-government organisations to build their capability to participate in the social impact investing market and address complex social problems. View grant

National Disability Advocacy Program

Category

Carers of People with Disabilities

The National Disability Advocacy Program aims to provide people with disability access to effective advocacy that promotes, protects and ensures their full and equal enjoyment of all human rights enabling full community participation. View grant

Expensive Commonwealth Criminal Cases Fund (ECCCF)

Category

Legal Services

The Expensive Commonwealth Criminal Cases Fund (ECCCF) is to reimburse legal aid commissions for costs incurred defending clients in serious, high cost, Commonwealth criminal matters (such as drug importation, people smuggling, terrorism, fraud and slavery). View grant

Families and Communities Service Improvement Activity

Category

Social Inclusion

Funds eligible organisations to inform the Government’s social policy and to support continuous improvement. View grant

Building Excellence in Support and Training

Category

Veterans

The Building Excellence in Support and Training (BEST) Grants Program forms part of the Government's commitment to support the role of ex-service organisation pension and welfare practitioners and advocates, who provide advice and assistance to the veteran and Defence communities. View grant

Grants in Aid

Category

Veterans

The Grants in Aid (GIA) program aims to support the role of national ex-service organisations (ESOs) which provide coordinating and representational support within the veteran and Defence community. This program, open to bona fide national ESOs, also provides funding to encourage cooperation and communication between the ex-service community, ESOs and the Australian Government. Funding for national ESOs aims to encourage the advancement of the objectives of ESOs. View grant

Reconnect Grant Opportunity

Category

Homelessness

Existing Reconnect providers are invited to submit an application for new grants to continue delivering their Reconnect services. View grant

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