Grants & Funding

Grants & Funding

Grants & Funding opportunities available for outdoor recreation providers in Queensland – sources, application dates, criteria and conditions.

By their very nature, funding sources do not have constant application dates; criteria and conditions are subject to change; and from time to time are closed pending allocation decisions.

Please note that this list is representative only and does not cover all that is available. We recommend talking to your local government/ sport and recreation representatives and researching your local area for other opportunities.

Is your organisation/project eligible for funding?
In identifying whether your project or organisation is eligible to access funding from a particular program, you will need to consider the following issue. READ MORE from Red Tape Busters

Click here for a list of Tips and Suggestions to assist you in writing your funding submission

Federal Government

Grants & Assistance

Starting a business? Find the help you need, head over to Advisory Services.
Most grants are available for existing businesses, find them using the search options below

Community Grants – a quick guide.
Links to a wide range of funding agencies are listed on the Parliamentary Library. This page provides links to selected sources of financial assistance to community groups.

Commonwealth Grant Guidelines
The Government has released revised Commonwealth Grant Guidelines for the Not-For-Profit sector. Grants are widely used by the Government to achieve government policy objectives, involving the payment of billions of dollars each year. The Guidelines establish the policy framework under which government agencies undertake their own grants administration activities.

Queensland Government

The Queensland Government provides a wide range of grant & funding opportunities for sport & recreation organisations, providing in excess of $40 million through funding programs towards new and improved opportunities for people to participate in sport and active recreation.

SEARCH Queensland government grants, funding and resources

Local Government

Local councils and government agencies, such as the Brisbane City Council provide funding for a wide range of local and community based recreation projects.

For a comprehensive list of all Queensland local councils, CLICK HERE

Other Funding Agencies

In addition to the federal, state and local government funding bodies identified above there are many other agencies that provide funding for specific projects or interest groups.

Office of Liquor Community Benefit Funds Unit

Office of Liquor Community Benefit Funds Unit
Various grant schemes available through the Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation.

Aim for the Stars

Aim for the Stars
The Layne Beachley Aim for the Stars Foundation was created to provide support for women and girls across Australia further their educational and/or professional development.

Foster’s Community Grants

Foster’s Community Grants
Community grants offered through the Foster’s in the Community framework supporting charitable and community outcomes.

Sportscover Sponsorship Fund

Sportscover Sponsorship Fund
Supporting grass roots sports amateur sports men and women

The Foundation for Young Australians

The Foundation for Young Australians
Supporting talented individuals and youth-led organisations

Additional Resources

The Grants Hub

The Grants Hub

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Community Funding Centre

Community Funding Centre
Provides free help sheets, services, newsletters, books and training to help community groups improve their fundraising abilities and become healthier and more viable. READ MORE

 

 

 

Easy Grants

Easy Grants
Subscribe to Australia’s most comprehensive monthly grants newsletter available from ‘Our Community’

Red Tape Busters

Red Tape Busters 
Making government work for you! Submission and tender writing consultancy

Fundraising Buddy

Fundraising Buddy
Finding it difficult to raise funds – Fundraising Buddy might be able to help – information, techniques, applications, grants, newsletters, coaching

Momentum

Momentum
Momentum can assist your sport or recreation club to prepare all documentation and paperwork for grant funding applications. There are a range of government grants for sports clubs available and Momentum will guide your club with a team of experienced professionals who can help with all club funding grants.

Queensland Grant Information

Queensland Grant Information

A Facebook community page to share current community grants that are open in Queensland.

 

 

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