Department of Communities, Disability Services and Seniors

Funding available

The department is currently inviting applications for the following funding programs
Funding initiativeClosing dateSubmission information

Category C - CQ Bushfires Flexible Funding Grants

An initiative jointly funded under the Commonwealth/State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements.

The CQ Bushfires – Category C Flexible Funding Grant is now available to provide non-government organisations, community groups and Local Governments with flexible funds to implement projects aimed at driving recovery, building awareness and resilience within the affected Local Government areas of Banana, Bundaberg, Central Highlands, Gladstone, Isaac, Livingstone, Mackay, and Rockhampton.

Non-recurrent (one-off) grant funding between $2,500 - $20,000 (small grant) and $20,000 - $100,000 (large grant) excluding GST is available.

Grants will support community-led engagement activities and the development of local recovery initiatives as well as partnerships and collaboration. They are intended to reduce future risks and minimise community dependence on government assistance.

The Department of Communities, Disability Services and Seniors (DCDSS) has prepared a number of resources to help improve your chances of success.

To make sure your application best meets program eligibility, download and read the Funding Information Paper and Fact Sheet prior to commencing an application.

Applications close at 2pm on Tuesday 29 April 2019.

For more information, including how to make a funding submission, please refer to the Funding Information Paper or email Grantqueries@communities.qld.gov.au

For more information

Email:
Grantqueries@communities.qld.gov.au

2.00 pm Monday 29 April 2019

Information paper (PDF, 378 KB) Information paper (DOCX, 344 KB)

Fact Sheet (PDF, 289 KB) Fact Sheet (DOCX, 328 KB)

 

Thriving Queensland Communities Grants for Neighbourhood Centres – Round two 2019

Non-recurrent grant funding between $2,000 and up to $20,000 (GST exclusive) is available to funded neighbourhood and community centres to enhance their capacity to listen to and respond to local and community priorities. A total of $800,000 in one-off funding has been allocated for Round Two.

To be eligible to apply your organisation must be funded by the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services to deliver neighbourhood centre services.

Successful applicants in 2018 are welcome to apply for Round Two for new projects or to build on the success of projects funded in 2018.

Applications close at 5pm on Friday 3 May 2019.

For more information, including how to make a funding submission, please refer to the Funding Information Paper or email Grantqueries@communities.qld.gov.au.

Applications will be managed online through SmartyGrants.

For more information

Email:                    Grantqueries@communities.qld.gov.au

5.00 pm Friday 3 May 2019

Funding guidelines (PDF, 692 KB) Funding guidelines (DOCX, 416 KB)