Australian Government opens ‘Community Child Care Fund’ Grant Program

Application from eligible early childhood education and care (ECEC) services is invited by the Australian Government to deliver services under the Community Child Care Fund (CCCF) from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2021. The CCCF aims to support ECEC services to address barriers to childcare participation, particularly targeting disadvantaged and vulnerable families and communities, and is part of the Australian Government’s Child Care Safety Net. Grants provided under the CCCF are intended to … [Read more...]

Young Agricultural Researchers share in Grants worth $330,000

The grants worth $330,000 have been shared in by 14 agricultural researchers through the Federal Government’s Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. The awards were established to help turn ideas for improving agricultural productivity into reality. Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, David Littleproud said. "Each winner will receive a grant of up to $22,000 to further develop their ideas and boost Australia’s agriculture … [Read more...]

The First Round of Australian Government’s ‘Our Marine Parks’ Grants Program is Now Open

The Morrison Government is further strengthening environmental protection of Australia's marine parks with a $5 million fund to improve conservation and encourage sustainable fishing practices. Up to $5 million is available in the first round for grants ranging from $50,000-$1 million. Our Marine Park Grants build on the Coalition's world-leading management plans implemented last year, which delivered new levels of protection for 3.2 million square kilometres of pristine marine areas. The … [Read more...]

Australian Government announces Grant Program to deliver Children related Projects

The Australian government has announced a grant program of AU$10 million handed out to non-government organisations (NGOs) to deliver online safety education and training projects targeted at children. A statement from Prime Minister Scott Morrison said, "The funding will help arm children with the capability to "stay safe" online. We all have a role to play to ensure our children have the tools and information they need to stay safe whenever they are online." He further said, "We've seen … [Read more...]

Parkrun Australia receives Grant to encourage more Older Australians to live Active Lives

A grant of more than $1.8 million has been announced by the Federal Government to the Parkrun Australia to help encourage more older Australians to live active lives. Parkrun Australia cheif executive Tim Oberg welcomed the announcement of $1,838,000 in funding. Minister McKenzie said, "The Liberal Nationals Government is delighted to provide this grant to parkrun Australia, a wonderful community-focused organisation that promotes an active lifestyle with an emphasis on fun and social … [Read more...]

16 Small Businesses across Australia set to receive a Share in $10 Million Funding

Consilium Technology, IPdata, LoopLearn, Tactical Research and Predikt-R are among the 16 small businesses across Australia set to receive a share in almost $10 million in funding under the Accelerating Commercialisation grants from the Federal Government. The latest round of funding aims to help these businesses shift their products to market. The program itself was launched in 2014, and has so far allocated 363 grants worth $181.2 million. Minister for Industry, Science and Technology … [Read more...]

Gates Foundation urges to invest in Health for Global Security and Growth

Bill and Melinda has urged donors to invest in health for global security and growth. Donating billions of dollars to global funds that fight poverty and disease is one of the best investments governments can make to boost security and economic growth. Ending epidemics of infectious diseases such as malaria, polio, HIV and malaria is proving tough, they said, but dramatic progress made by global aid mechanisms recent decades means the world's people are now healthier and more … [Read more...]

Australia launches SME Defence Export Grant Programme

A new grant programme has been launched by the Australian government to provide small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with funding to build defence export capabilities. Under the AUD4.1 million (USD2.9 million) Defence Global Competitiveness Grant programme, companies will be able to bid for government grants valued at between AUD15,000 and AUD150,000 to meet up to 50% of eligible project costs. Defence Industry Minister, Steven Ciobo said, "The grant program – to be delivered through … [Read more...]

WHO receives support to reduce Anaemia in Women by 2025

An Australian-led team of researchers and their collaborators around the world is supporting World Health Organisation in achieving its target of reducing anaemia in women by 2025. New trials on 6,000 women and children in Malawi and Bangladesh have been announced by Australia's Walter and Eliza Hall Institute to tackle the problem of iron deficiency. Working alongside the University of Melbourne, the University of Malawi, the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Diseases Research in … [Read more...]

Are You seeking for the Striking Grant Opportunities? If Yes, then your Search Ends Here!

Every year, international organisations offer several new funding opportunities for NGOs from time to time. These opportunities are spread across education, disaster management, empowerment of the LGBTQ community, gender equality, media development, human rights, urban management, and religious tolerance. If you are searching for the amazing grant opportunities, then your search ends here. Check out some of the funding opportunities opening this month: AmplifyChange Opportunity Grant: … [Read more...]