grants funding opportunities

Grant: Bank of Melbourne Foundation Grants Round 1

Areas of support: The Bank of Melbourne Foundation supports charities who receive little or no government funding and aren’t big enough to generate significant fundraising income of their own.

Application deadline: 14 February 2021

Grant value: Up to $50,000

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Grant: James N Kirby Foundation – Small Grants 2021

Areas of support: Grants in four focus areas: Education and Technology; Environment; Health; Social Welfare and the Arts. The Foundation’s overall goal is to support organisations that provide innovative solutions and opportunities to those in our community who need it most.

Application deadline: 14 February 2021

Grant value: Between $3,000 and $15,000

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Grant: Helen Macpherson Smith Trust 2021 Round 1 – up to $30K

Areas of support: For requests that help build the capacity and capability of organisations working across HMSTrust’s areas of interest and objectives. Requests can include: strategic business development and marketing, or initiatives that underpin a complex, long-term project including: business planning, scoping, piloting, and evaluation. Focus areas: Education; Community; Arts and Culture; Environment.

Application deadline: 18 February 2021

Grant value: Up to $30,000

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Grant: ClubGRANTS Category 3 Funding 2021/22 – Infrastructure Grants

Areas of support: To support the building, renovation and fitout of infrastructure. Funding is available for sport and recreation ($100,000 – $300,000), arts and cultural infrastructure ($50,000 – $200,000), and projects that enhance facilities used to shelter communities and provide emergency services ($10,000 – $200,000).

Application deadline: 22 February 2021

Grant value: Between $10,000 and $300,000

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Grant: WA Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries – Contemporary Music Fund 15k-plus

Areas of support: Funding support to the WA contemporary music sector across a range of activities that align to the program’s objectives.

Application deadline: 25 February 2021

Grant value: $15,000 to $60,000

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Grant: Creativity Australia – With One Voice Community Choir Program (Round 15)

Areas of support: Funding is for prospective community choirs who wish to register with Creativity Australia. Once registered, choirs can collect charitable donations.

Application deadline: 26 February 2021

Grant value: $10,000

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Grant: The Centre for Women & Co. Scholarship Fund

Areas of support:  To give all women the chance they can to empower and improve their lives.

Application deadline: 25 February 2021

Grant value: Up to $2,500

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Grant: Arts ACT Arts Activities ($5,000 to $50,000)

Areas of support: To support artists, groups and arts organisations to undertake a broader range of activities including artform-based projects, mentorships, residencies, professional or skills development and opportunities for the community to actively engage in the arts.

Application deadline: 28 February 2021

Grant value: $5,000 to $50,000

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