grants funding opportunities

Grant:  Queensland Government – Indigenous Languages Grants

Areas of support: These grants will support a range of activities across Queensland which recognises the importance of promotion, preservation and revival of traditional and contemporary languages in maintaining cultural identity and building the resilience of Queensland’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. 
Application deadline: 15 October 2021
Grant value: Up to $20,000
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Grant:  SA Healthy Towns Challenge – Children’s Wellbeing Grants 

Areas of support: This program is for regional and rural towns to develop projects supporting healthier environments for children within their community.
Application deadline: 15 October 2021
Grant value: Up to $250,000
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Grant:  RACQ Foundation – Round 3 2021 

Areas of support: RACQ Foundation helps impacted community groups recover from flooding, weather events, drought, bushfire and other natural disasters. The grant must be used to: pay for material items or something tangible; have a positive community impact; cover the costs incurred by the organisation in relation to the cleaning and restoration of property with any disaster mitigation works forming a component of the overall grant.  
Application deadline: 22 October
Grant value:  Typically up to $50,000. Up to $100,000 under exceptional circumstances.
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Grant:  Australian Heritage Grants 2021-22

Areas of support: The Australian Heritage Grants Program aims to improve recognition, conservation, preservation and access to the heritage values of National Heritage Listed places. The program also aims to increase community engagement and raise awareness of listed sites.  
Application deadline: 28 October 2021
Grant value:  $25,000 to $400,000 
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Grant:  Deafness Foundation Financial Grants

Areas of support:  Funding for projects which support the deaf and hearing impaired through research, prevention, education, early detection or technology. Projects should be innovative, and have clearly defined and time limited goals and assessment criteria. Projects should align with the purpose and strategic priorities of the Deafness Foundation.
Application deadline: 31 October 2021
Grant value:  Previous grants: approximately $2,000 – $8,000
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Grant:  Gambling Community Benefit Fund Round 112 

Areas of support: Provides funding to community groups and not-for-profit organisations in Queensland to enhance their capacity to provide services, leisure activities and opportunities for Queensland communities. An eligible organisation can submit one application per funding round provided it does not have an approved application from a previous funding round that has not been acquitted. They can also submit to a round if they have an application pending in the previous round, on which successful applications have not yet been announced.
Application deadline: 31 October 2021 
Grant value: Grants between $500 and $35,000.
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Grant:  Arts Tasmania – Live Performance Support Program 2021

Areas of support: The Live Performance Support Program has been designed to give the sector confidence to plan live performances in Tasmanian theatres and other venues throughout 2021. The program sees the Tasmanian Government share some of the risk of potential lost ticket sales if performances are required to be cancelled or significantly modified due to changes to Public Health Directives relating to COVID-19.
Application deadline: 31 October 2021
Grant value: Guarantees against COVID-related losses of ticket sales for amounts between $10,000 and $100,000
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Grant:  Harcourts Foundation Grants Round 51

Areas of support: Harcourts Foundation has a clear focus on providing grants to reputable community-based organisations which need funding for projects and initiatives designed to benefit as many people as possible. We will prioritise applications that demonstrate that their grant will have the widest community impact. Priority is also given to those areas where the Harcourts office is currently a financial contributor to The Harcourts Foundation.
Application deadline: 03 November 2021
Grant value: Previous state-level grants: $500 – $18,000; national grants: >$100,000
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Grant:  Reconciliation Education Activities Grants

Areas of support: This Grants Program is aimed at creating and advancing inclusive partnerships with First Nations peoples. The Grants Program will enable schools, kindergartens and early childhood settings the opportunity to undertake activities that further their engagement and work in reconciliation with particular emphasis on integrating First Nations’ histories, cultures and perspectives into student learning.
Application deadline: 04 November 2021
Grant value: $500-$2,000
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