grants funding opportunities

Grant:  Queensland Destination Events Program (QDEP) – Round 25

Areas of support: The Queensland Destination Events Program (QDEP), seeks to leverage the crucial link between events and the destinations in which they are staged, extending the flow of the economic, marketing and social benefits of events throughout metropolitan and regional Queensland. Within this context, the aims and objectives of the QDEP are as follows: generate local economic activity and development in the host destination; attract external visitation to the destination; drive social and community outcomes for the host destination, noting the important link between community outcomes and economic benefits; enhance the profile and appeal of the host destination.

Application deadline: 8 June 2023
Location: QLD
Grant value: Destination event – single year funding for developing events ($10,000 – $25,000 per year). Significant event funding – up to 3-years ($25,000 – $100,000 per year)
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Grant:  Edwards Lifesciences Foundation Grants

Areas of support: The Foundation supports the following projects run by not-for-profit organisations: Every Heartbeat Matters Programs – programs that educate, screen and/or treat underserved people to reduce the global burden of heart valve disease; Community Programs – programs that strengthen the communities where employees live and work and provide opportunities for employee volunteerism.

Application deadline:  10 June 2023
Location: Australia
Grant value: Community ($20,000); Every Heartbeat Matters ($250,000)
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Grant: Tasmanian Community Fund – Community Action

Areas of support: Support for community-driven projects that enhance community wellbeing, increase workforce engagement, and develop community infrastructure. Funding is available for a maximum of five years. participation.

Application deadline: 21 June 2023
Location: TAS
Grant value: $5,000 – $50,000
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Grant: CAGES Foundation Community Grants

Areas of support: For Aboriginal controlled organisations responding to an immediate need. Activities will be focused on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in the first five years of life.

Application deadline: 30 June 2023
Location: Australia
Grant value: Up to $50,000
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Grant: Aged Persons Welfare Foundation

Areas of support: The Foundation was established for the specific purpose of granting funds to organisations to provide services and support for the welfare of elderly persons.

Application deadline: 30 June 2023
Location: Australia
Grant value: Past funding up to $40,000
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Grant:  Damien Greer Lawyers Community Grant Program

Areas of support: This program supports organisations that work within their local community and encourage the following values: helping the community in times of need; building community togetherness and sense of belonging; promoting positive health and wellbeing; supporting community services and groups; nurturing the local environment. We are particularly interested in supporting organisations that align with Damien Greer Lawyers’ values such as: organisations involved in child wellbeing and child protection; non-government social services organisations; registered charities; domestic violence support organisations; non-government mental health organisations.

Application deadline: 30 June 2023
Location: Australia
Grant value: Up to $2,500
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Grant: Honda Foundation – Monetary Funding

Areas of support: Monetary assistance for charities and organisations across a range of social and environmental issues, including supporting the disadvantaged, disabled or those suffering from illness; relief for victims of natural disasters; and promotion of innovation and new technologies.

Application deadline: 30 June 2023
Location: Australia
Grant value: The majority of recent grants are between $2,000 and $25,000
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