Expressions of Interest are NOW Open for the 2021 Volunteers Grants
Purpose: The Volunteers Grants provides each of the 151 Federal electorates with $132,450 to support the work of local community organisations with a focus on the inclusion of vulnerable people and promoting participation in volunteering. Grants are available to assist eligible not-for-profit organisations whose workforce consists of at least 40% volunteers. Each Member of Parliament is able to nominate organisations to apply for funding in their electorate up until 29 April, 2021. The Department of Social Services will then send an application form to nominated organisations to apply for funding in May 2021. Successful applicants will be announced in November 2021.
How To Apply: Read the grant guidelines, before you fill in the Expression of Interest Form to make sure that your organisation and project are eligible. More information on the guidelines can be found here .
Amount: Between $1000 and $5000
Open Date: 25 March 2021
EOI Close Date: 19 April 2021 5pm
If you need any help or would like any further information, please get in touch with my office on 4423 1782 or email me at [email protected].