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Funding from Other Organisations

You can access grants from other organisations apart from council. You or your organisation may be eligible for external grants to:

  • develop and run programs
  • upgrade or construct new infrastructure
  • buy and upgrade equipment.

Latest funding opportunities

Gambling Community Benefit FundLink exits to another website : Grants of up to $35,000 are available for community organisations in Queensland. Applications close on 31 August 2015.

Federal Government's National Stronger Regions FundLink exits to another website : Provides grants for priority infrastructure projects in regional communities. The Fund provides local community projects with between $20,000 and $10 million, covering up to 50 per cent of project costs.

2016 Queensland Week Sponsorship ProgramLink exits to another website : Funding up to $10,000 is available to organisations and community groups to plan and host their own Queensland Week event between Saturday 4 June and Sunday 12 June 2016. Applications close 28 August 2015.

Local Sporting ChampionsLink exits to another website : Funding to support young people participating in state, national and international level sporting championships as an athlete, coach or official.

Stronger Communities ProgrammeLink exits to another website : The program was announced as part of this year’s Federal Budget and delivers $150,000 per year for two years to fund small capital projects which deliver social benefits. Identified applicants can apply for funding of at least $5,000 and up to a maximum of $20,000.

External funding opportunities

Use the External Funding Directory to search for grants in your area of interest.

If your organisation provides grants or funding and you would like to list it on this site, please contact

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Last Updated 30-Jul-15