Latest Business Grants Update: Wednesday 17 November 2021

Latest Business Grants Update: Wednesday 17 November 2021

Information courtesy of RDA Moreton Bay

Rural Economic Development (RED) Grants

RED will fund projects which provide unique opportunities to generate economic and employment opportunities related to primary production value chains across rural and remote Queensland.

Example projects eligible under the scheme could include the development of new products or markets, or improved business processes where such investment creates employment.

Amount Available: up to $200,000 matched funding

Close Date: 13 December 2021


2021-2022 Celebrating Multicultural QLD Projects Grants

Eligible applicants can apply for funding under two categories:
Category 1 – Economic and Social Participation Projects; and
Category 2 – Youth and Community Connection Projects.

Amount Available: Category 1 - up to $40,000
Category 2 - between $5000 to $120,000

Close Date: 10 December 2021


Cyber Security Skills Partnership Innovation Fund Round 2

The Cyber Security Skills Partnership Innovation Fund provides industry and education providers with funding to deliver innovative projects that meet local requirements to quickly improve the quality or availability of cyber security professionals in Australia. Select read more to view eligible activities.

Amount Available: From $250,000 to $3 million (50% co-contribution)

Close Date: 06 December 2021


Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII) - Automatic Mutual Recognition of Occupational Registrations (AMR)

The Australian Government is seeking innovative solutions to improve occupational licencing information sharing and uptake of the AMR.

The AMR scheme removes the need for people to apply and pay for an additional registration or licence when working in another state or territory, saving them time and money.

Amount Available: Feasibility Study: $50,000 to $70,000 | Proof of Concept: up to $675,000

Close Date: 30 November 2021


Home Care Packages Program COVID-19 Vaccination Support

Did you have at least one care recipient in your care as at 5 November 202. You may be eligible for the Home Care Packages Program COVID-19 Vaccination Support Grant. The Grant provides additional support to Home Care Package (HCP) providers to increase COVID-19 vaccinations in the home care workforce and provide accurate reports on the vaccination status of the workforce to the Australian Government.

Amount Available: from $5,000 to $48,000

Close Date: 28 January 2022


National Careers Institute Partnership Grants Program - Career Opportunities and Pathways for Women

The program provides grants for up to 12 months to enhance partnerships with industry, employers, schools and tertiary institutions to deliver innovative career advisory products and services for women at all stages of their careers.

Amount Available: from $20,000 to $350,000

Close Date: 02 December 2021


National Soil Carbon Innovation Challenge - Feasibility Study Grants

Funding for feasibility studies of lower-cost, accurate technical solutions to measuring soil organic carbon. Successful applicants will deliver a feasibility study that shows technical viability and commercial potential of their proposed solution.

Amount Available: From $50,000 to $100,000

Close Date: 10 December 2021


Building Better Futures for Health Challenge 2021

Entrepreneurs, researchers and industry professionals worldwide are invited to apply. The winners receive up to $30,000 worth of product development, commercialisation and entrepreneurial support from IDE Group, bringing your idea to life and kick-starting your journey together to commercialisation.

Amount Available: up to $30,000

Close Date: 28 November 2021


Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) 2021 Research Data Infrastructure Grant Opportunity

This opportunity looks to fund the creation or extension of national research data infrastructure.

It will support world-class health and medical research in Australia. The opportunity focuses on strategic investment in: data registries; biobanks; and data linkage platforms.

Amount Available: up to $3 million

Close Date: 08 February 2022


Stronger Communities Program - Round 7 (correction)

The grant provides each of the 151 Federal electorates with $150,000 to fund Community NFP's small capital projects. These projects aim to improve local community participation and contribute to vibrant viable communities.

Note: the amount available is up to $20,000, not $25,000 as per October 2nd Edition grant email

Amount Available: From $2,500 to $20,000

Close Date: 19 January 2022


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