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Community Grants


Veterans & Community Grants

The Australian Government is inviting ex-service organisations (ESO's), or non-EDOs working in partnership with an ESO, through a targeted competitive process to apply for grant funding under the Veteran and Community Grants Program from 3 November 2020 to 29 January 2021

Two grant streams are available:

Small grants of up to $20,000 | Large Grants Between $20,001 - $150,000

For further information visit https://www.communitygrants.gov.au/grants/veteran-community-grants 

Applications close at 11.00 AEST on Friday 29 January 2020


Saluting Their Service Commemorative Grants

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

There are two categories of grants available under the program:

1. Community Grants  (STS-CG) Grants to a maximum of $10,000 are available for local, community-based projects and activities

2. Major Grants (STS-MG) Grants between $10,001 and $150,000 are available for major commemorative projects and activities that are significant from a national, state, territory and/or regional perspective

For further information visit: https://www.grants.gov.au/?event=public.GO.show&GOUUID=A00ECDB7-F211-36D8-43D5D98A24B652F8

Applications close at 11.00pm AEDT on Wednesday 11 February 2021


Advancing Renewables Program

The Advancing Renewables Program aims to fund projects that contribute to one or more of the following outcomes:

Reduce costs | Increase value | Improve technology | Reduce barriers | Increase skills

Applicants need to match the funding sought from ARENA

For further information visit – http://business.gov.au/assistance/advancing-renewables-program 


PIRSA Drought and Financial Assistance - Various

Various drought and financial assistance is available through the Department of Primary Industries and Regions SA including Council Rate Rebate, Pastoral Lease Rate Rebate, Connecting Drought Communities (Event) Grant and more.

For further information visit - https://pir.sa.gov.au/grants_and_assistance/drought_support/financial_assistance


Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal Tackling Tough Times Together Program

The Tacking Tough Times Together grant program helps communities access the resources they need to support one another through the ongoing effects of the drought.

Grants are available for a broad range of grassroots, community-led initiatives that directly and clearly benefit local communities. 

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis and assessed quarterly.

For further information visit: https://www.frrr.org.au/grants/tackling_tough_times_together.php


Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal - ANZ Seeds of Renewal

The program focuses specifically on helping to build vibrant and sustainable rural communities and ensure the ongoing prosperity of regional Australia. It is built on two key tenets:

  • Vibrant communities are diverse and inclusive with strong capital, where everyone can participate and build a better life
  • Sustainable communities innovate, expand and create opportunities that will deliver demonstrable medium to long-term economic benefit to the community, contributing to economic sustainability.
For further information visit: https://www.frrr.org.au/grants/ANZ-seeds-of-renewal