Other grant opportunities

EasyGrants Newsletter

Council recommends community groups subscribe to the​ EasyGrants newsletter distributed by the OurCommunity​​ Funding Centre

Information in EasyGrants is based on the most comprehensive and current database of grants available in Australia. The database is continuously updated by a highly experienced team of grants professionals and is  unique in the Australian fundraising and grants landscape and provides:

    • ​Monthly email PDF newsletters
    • A customised grants listing, including all new and recurring federal, state and local government, philanthropic and corporate grants
    • ​The latest grants and fundraising news from around Australia and the world
    • Ideas tools and intelligence from the experts

At approximately $125 per year, this subscription is money well invested for your group. 

Other Grant Databases

Below is a list of other websites where you may be able to apply for other funding assistance to help support your project.

Volunteer Grants

The Federal Government's ever-popular Volunteer Grants program has reopened after over two years in hiatus.

Small community organisations can apply for grants of up to $5000 to purchase small equipment to assist their volunteers, reimburse fuel and transport costs for volunteers, and contribute towards the cost of training courses and background screening checks for volunteers.

Applications closed on Wednesday 9 December 2015, with grants expected to be paid by 30 June 2016. Information can be accessed via the Volunteer Grants page on the Australian Government website.

Page reviewed: 28 Aug 2020 12:09pm