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Saluting Their Service Commemorative Grants Program

Funding body: Department of Veterans' Affairs

Closing date: 31/03/2020


The Australian Government is inviting applications through an open competitive process to apply for grant funding during the 2019-20 financial year under the Saluting Their Service Commemorative Grants Program (the program).

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Regional Arts Fund

Funding body: Australian Government


The Regional Arts Fund provides approximately $3.4 million per year to support artists and communities in regional and remote areas. Funds can be used to:

  • encourage and support sustainable economic, social and cultural development in regional communities;
  • develop partnerships and networks which leverage support for projects and encourage ongoing collaboration;
  • develop audiences and broaden community engagement with the arts; and
  • increase employment, professional development opportunities and profile of regional and remote artists.

The program funds is a mix of quick-response and community grants.

For further information please visit: https://www.arts.gov.au/funding-and-support/regional-arts-fund

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Aboriginal Languages Community Investments Grants Program 2019/20 Round Now Open

Funding body: Aboriginal Affairs NSW

Start date: 08/11/2019


The Aboriginal Languages Community Investments Program 2019-20 aims to progress the functions of the Aboriginal Languages Act 2017 (NSW) by supporting the reawakening, growth, nurturing, promotion and awareness raising of Aboriginal languages in communities across NSW.

For further information visit: https://www.aboriginalaffairs.nsw.gov.au/policy-reform/language-and-culture/aboriginal-languages-community-investments-2019-20

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Volunteer Grants Activity – 2019-20 Volunteer Grants

Funding body: Department of Social Services

Closing date: 06/04/2020


The Australian Government is inviting organisations via a closed non-competitive process to apply for a Volunteer Grant under the Families and Communities Program – Volunteer Grants Activity in 2019-2020.

The Volunteer Grants Activity is an element of the Families and Communities Program. The Families and Communities Program aims to strengthen relationships, support families, improve well?being of children and young people, reduce the cost of family breakdown and strengthen family and community functioning.

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Vetran and Community Grants

Funding body: Australian Government

Closing date: 27/02/2020


Veteran and Community Grants are for activities and services which improve the health and wellbeing of members of the veteran community.

For example, the grant can provide seed funding for projects which promote a healthy lifestyle or help veterans to remain living independently in their own homes. They can also fund programs to reduce social isolation, support carers and improve access to community services.

All the details about:

  • what can be funded through Veteran and Community Grants
  • who is eligible to apply
  • what you need to include in your application

is in the Veteran and Community Grants Opportunity Guidelines (the guidelines).

Read the guidelines carefully before you start your application. You can find these guidelines and additional information about how to apply, on the Community Grants Hub.

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