Current Funding

Advance Queensland
Business Development Fund
Funding available $125,000 up to 2.5 million – Ongoing
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Advance Queensland
Startup Events & Activities Fund
Up to $250,000 – Applications now open
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Advance Queensland
Young Starters’ Fund
Up to $20,000 – Ongoing
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Advance Queensland
Biofutures Industry Development Fund
Up to $2.5million
Application are ongoing until November 2019
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Australian Government Business Grants Search
Various funds available
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Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
Building Better Regions Fund
Infrastructure Projects Stream
From $20,000 to $10million
Community Investments Stream
From $5,000 – $10million
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Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
Regional Jobs and Investment Package
Wide Bay to receive $20million
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Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
Bridges Renewal Programme
Up to 50 percent of total project cost
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Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
Heavy Vehicle Safety and Productivity Programme
Up to 50 percent of total project cost
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Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
Various funding – ongoing
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Department of State Development
Made In Queensland
$20 million grants program supporting Queensland manufacturing sector to become more internationally competitive
$50,000 to $2.5 million on a dollar-for-dollar basis.
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Department of State Development
Building Our Regions
Building our Regions is a $375 million targeted regional infrastructure program for local government project
Round 3 Expressions of Interest
Close Friday 24th February 2017
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Our Community Search
Grants for not-for-profits
Various funds available
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Philanthropy Australia
Subscribe for a list of Philanthropy grants
Various fund available
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Queensland Government
Back To Work Regional Employment Package

Up to $15,000
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Queensland Government Grants Finder
Various funds available
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Tourism and Events Queensland
Queensland Destination Events Program
$10,000 to $100,000 – closing 22 February 2017
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Aboriginal Benefits Foundation Grants
Up to $5,000 – ongoing
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Advance Queensland Navigator
The Advance Queensland navigator is an online engagement tool that offers Queensland entrepreneurs, start-up businesses and investors a platform for submitting and sharing their ideas, innovations, products and services.
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Aim for the Stars Grants
Up to $4,000
Enabling girls and women to invest in their future and fulfil their potential.
Next round opening Mid 2017
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Aurizon Community Giving Fund
Opening April 2017
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Australia Council for the Arts
Various funding – various closing dates
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Australian Communities Foundation Funding
Various funding – ongoing
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Australian Government – Department of Employment – Wage Subsidy Scheme
Up to $1,500
The Wage Subsidy Scheme offers a subsidy to employers who employ a job seeker with disability, who is registered with a Disability Employment Service Provider
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Australian Government – QRAA – First Start Loans – Commercial Fisher
Up to $2,000,000 – Round to open July 2017
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Australian Government – Restart Wage Subsidy
Up to $10,000
Restart offers employers who employ and retain job seekers who are over 50 up to $10,000 in assistance for a full-time employee over two years
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Australian Scholarship Foundation
Various scholarships available
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Australian Sports Commission – Elite Indigenous Travel and Accommodation Assistance Program
Up to $3,000
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Australian Sports Commission – Sports Grants
Various funding – ongoing
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Brighter Futures – Arrow Energy
Undisclosed – various closing dates
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Cabury Fundraiser Community Grants
Up to $800 – various closing dates
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Carers Australia Young Carers Bursary Programme
Up to $3,000
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Coco-Cola Australia Foundation Community Grants
Up to $10,000 – ongoing
Applications for 2016 are now closed –
Applications for 2017 announced early 2017. Check site for details:
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Community Broadcasting Foundation Ltd – Online and Resource Development Grants
Various funding – ongoing
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Coopers Brewery Foundation
Up to $30,000 – ongoing
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Department of Agriculture and Fisheries – Drought Relief Assistance Scheme
Up to $20,000 per property per annum.
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Department of Education – Textbook and Resource Allowance
Undisclosed – ongoing
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Department of Education and Training – Capital Grants Program
Provides funding to assist non-government Primary and secondary school communities to improve capital infrastructure
Minister to determine an amount of financial assistance
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Department of Employment– New Enterprise Incentive Scheme (NEIS)
Income support for up to 39 weeks – ongoing
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Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development– Black Spot Program Funding
Various funding – ongoing
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Department of Innovation, Industry and Science – Business Growth Grants
Up to $20,000 – Ongoing
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Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet – Indigenous Advancement Strategy
This programme is aimed at improving the lives and outcomes of Indigenous Australians. If your business is involved in the programmes key areas, you may be eligible for funding through this program.
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Department of Veterans’ Affairs – Veteran & Community Grants
Up to $50,000 – ongoing
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Energy Consumers Australia
Up to $10,000
Applications lodged by:
13 Jan 2017 with a decision in Feb 2017
14 April 2017 with a decision by May 2017
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First Start Loan
Various Funds – Ongoing
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Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal
Various funding – various closing dates
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Inger Rice Foundation Grants
Up to $5,000 – ongoing
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James N Kirby Foundation – Small Grants
Up to $15,000 – closing 26 February 2017
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Jetstar – Flying Start Programme
Up to $30,000 – ongoing
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Mantana Foundation for Young People Grant Program
Up to $10,000 – ongoing
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NAB Impact Investment Readiness Fund
Up to $100,000
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Phonographic Performance Company of Australia – Performer’s Trust Foundation Grants
Up to $5,000 – ongoing
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QGC Sponsorship and Donations Program
Up to $10,000 – ongoing
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Queensland Government
Primary Production First Start Loan – QRAA

Up to $2,000,000 – ongoing
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Queensland Government
Community Benefit Gambling Fund

Up to $35,000
Round 92 is open – Closes at 11.59pm on 28 February 2017
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Queensland Government – Business Queensland – Mentoring for Growth (M4G)
Provides access to a panel of business mentors who can help address commercial challenges
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Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation – Horizon Scholarship
$5,000 – Opening shortly in 2017
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Screen Queensland – Post, Digital and Visual Effects Attraction Grant
Various funding – various opening and closing dates
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Sidney Myer Fund
Various – ongoing date
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Social Ventures Australia – Indigenous Social Enterprise Fund
Various funding – ongoing
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Sunsuper’s Dreams for a Better World Program
Up to $5,000 – various closing dates
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The Courier-Mail Children’s Fund
Various funding – ongoing
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The Rockefeller Foundation
Various funds – ongoing
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Tim Fairfax Family Foundation – Rural & Regional Development Grant
$10,000+ – ongoing
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Trade and Investment Queensland – Export Skills Development
Offering mentoring, networking and skills development assistance for export-ready businesses.
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