Sunsuper Community Grants – various closing dates

If you’re looking for sports grants to help people of all ages and abilities be more active, or to improve the health and fitness of those in your community, Sunsuper’s Active Community grants round may be for you. Or if you have a dream to create more active communities through health initiatives, wellbeing programs or by tackling medical issues faced by the wider community Sunsuper want to hear from you.

To qualify, your dream must aim to make a positive difference in the community, and it must also:

  • benefit a registered community cause, charity group or not-for-profit organisation (and not an individual)
  • be based in Australia with funds being spent in Australia
  • be able to be undertaken in the next 12 months
  • fit with the round theme

Grants of up to $50,000 are available

Better Living – closes 5 April

Brighter Futures – closes 21 June

Active Community – closes 13 September

For more information, please click here.

Australian Cricket Infrastructure Fund – closes 31 March 2019

Cricket is investing more into community cricket facility projects than ever before via the Australian Cricket Infrastructure Fund (ACIF).

Cricket Victoria and Cricket Australia are partnering to provide clubs, association, schools, councils and cricket facility managers with the opportunity to apply for funding for cricket facility projects.

The ACIF offers three categories for funding:

  • Community Cricket Infrastructure Grants – Minor: $1,000 – $10,000
  • Community Cricket Infrastructure Grants – Major: $10,001 – $50,000
  • Strategic Infrastructure Grant: $50,000+

Applications must be submitted on the online application form with all required attachments.

Click here for more details. Closes 31 March 2019.

ANZ Tennis Hot Shots grant – closes 28 February 2019

No matter how big or small your local tennis club is, ANZ can help it grow with a community grant.

To support the tennis community, ANZ is awarding $10,000 grants to 20 tennis clubs or venues around the country through the ANZ Tennis Hot Shots community grants program.

Click here to nominate a tennis club, tennis centre, school, association or other tennis venue affiliated with Tennis Australia which delivers ANZ Tennis Hot Shots to receive a tennis grant.

Closes 28 February 2019

Fonterra Grass Roots Fund – closes 28 February 2019

Since 2011, Fonterra have supported over 340 initiatives that focus on bringing communities together, caring for the environment and promoting healthy lifestyles and dairy nutrition. Their sponsorship funding has helped to build school vegetable gardens, supported sports, community and surf lifesaving clubs, and aided the purchase of essential equipment for emergency response services.

Financial support is provided from $500 to a maximum of $5,000 per application. Specifically, initiatives must fall into one of three categories:

• Bringing Communities Together

• Caring for the Environment

• Promoting Healthy Lifestyles and Dairy Nutrition

Closes 28 February 2019

Click here for more details

Slater and Gordon Community Fund – ongoing

The Slater and Gordon Community Fund is a philanthropic fund established in 2001 which offers grants to community groups in three key areas of focus.

The three key areas are:

  • Assisting people with disease and disability and promoting their participation and inclusion
  • Addressing inequality and disadvantage and
  • Encouraging young people to engage in healthy activity and lifestyles

Financial support is given to projects and initiatives which further these objectives.

The fund is supported by donations from Slater and Gordon staff via our Staff Giving Program as well as the firm itself.

Click here for more details