Youth Action Projects Grants Scheme

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Grants ranging from $5,000 and $20,000 are available for community projects that respond to employment, transport, mental health, COVID-19 and bushfires challenges that may be facing young people, aged 15-24 years. 

To be eligible, projects can either be new or existing and must be of a non-commercial nature.

Funds can be used to pay for any type of relevant project, including staff, equipment, consumables and marketing costs. 

The Youth Action Project Grant Scheme is delivered by the Australian Government's Department of Health which has engaged the Foundation for Young Australians to administer the applications and scheme.

TheFoundation for Young Australians is a non-profit organisation committed and passionate about imporving the outcomes and life opportunities for youth. 

Applications close on October 7, 2020. Apply now

National Careers Institute grant applications open

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Applications are now open for the first round of the National Careers Institute Partnership Grants program.

Grants range from $20,000 to $700,000, and are available for a maximum of two years.

The grants program offer funding for projects where organisations such as industry bodies, employers, schools, tertiary providers, governments and researchers work together to improve career outcomes and education and training pathways.

Round one applications are now open and close June 30.  Read more.