Grants

By being a member of the Gold Coast Catchment Association, unincorporated groups are able to apply for funding through an auspicing agreement. The Gold Coast Catchment Association can provide advice on grants, a financial framework to direct funds to where they are needed and various administration duties. Keep an eye on this page as we will be adding funding opportunities for our member groups.

Feel free to contact info@goldcoastcatchments.org if you have any questions related to any of the grant applications.

Current grants:

Patagonia Environmental Grant
https://www.patagonia.com.au/pages/grant-guidelines

Supports small grassroots activist organisations with provocative direct-action agendas, working on multi-pronged campaigns to preserve and protect our environment.

Deadline: Opens: 01 Jul 2019 Closes: 31 Jul 2019
Amount: $10,000 to $20,000 USD
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure.

Growing Good Gardens Grant.
https://www.lifeeducation.org.au/about-us/partners/yates-gardening/gardengrants

Deadline: 17 Jun 2019
Amount: $1000
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure.

Eucalypt Australia Multi-Year Research Grant
http://www.eucalyptaustralia.org.au/grants/multi-year-research-project-grants/#1546910913104-33f79368-45f0

Deadline: 9 June 2019
Amount: up to $150,000 per annum for up to three years
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure.

Gambling Community Benefit Fund
https://www.justice.qld.gov.au/corporate/initiatives/community-grants

This grant opens every quarter and community groups can apply each round with the condition that the last fund has been acquitted.

Deadline: 31st May 2019
Amount: $500 – $35.000
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure.

Australian Orchid Foundation Project & Research Grants
https://www.australianorchidfoundation.org.au/grant-applications/

Deadline: Round 3 Closes: 30 Mar 2019, Round 4 Closes: 30 Sep 2019
Amount: Unspecified
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure.

Australian Geographic Society Project Sponsorships
https://www.australiangeographic.com.au/society/sponsorship/2013/11/apply-for-sponsorship/

Deadline: Round 1 Closes: 30 Apr 2019, Round 2 Closes: 30 Nov 2019
Amount: Unspecified
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure.

Community Grant – City of Gold Coast
http://www.goldcoast.qld.gov.au/community/community-grants-program-3339.html

Deadline: 28th March 2019
Amount: Up to $3.000
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure.

Waste to Biofutures Fund
https://www.dnrme.qld.gov.au/land-water/initiatives/major-investment-natural-resource-management

Deadline: 8th April 2019
Amount: $50.000 – $1,000,000
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure.

Australian Communities Foundation
https://www.communityfoundation.org.au/submit-a-funding-request/

Deadline: Year Round
Amount: $2000 – $15,000
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure.

Landcare Australia
https://landcareaustralia.org.au/funding-opportunities/expression-of-interest/

Deadline: 31 Dec 2019
Amount: $5,000 – $15,000
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure.

Gallagher Landcare Fencing Grants
https://landcareaustralia.org.au/gallaghergrants?source=fundingpage

Eligible applicants for Gallagher Fencing Landcare Grants are invited to apply for an individual fencing project grant for up to $8,000 (ex-GST) including fencing materials – up to 12 grants are planned for 2019.

Deadline: 31st May 2019
Amount: up to $8,000
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure

Native Title Anthropologist Grant
https://www.communitygrants.gov.au/grants/native-title-anthropologist-grant-program-2019-22

Deadline: 2nd May 2019
Amount: Unspecified
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure

Ian Potter Foundation – Environment & Conservation grant
https://www.ianpotter.org.au/what-we-support/environment-and-conservation/

Deadline: 17 April 2019
Amount: From $100,000
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure

Bank Australia Impact Fund – Renewable Energy
https://bankaust.com.au/responsible-banking/bank-australia-impact-fund/customer-grants/

Deadline: 12th April 2019
Amount: Up to $25,000
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure

Event Sponsorship Grants
https://www.ecolsoc.org.au/news/2019/02/applications-esas-2019-event-sponsorship-grants-are-now-open-closing-5-april

Deadline: 5th April 2019
Amount: Up to $1500
Make sure to read the guidelines as these change for each round.
Gold Coast Catchment Association can be included as your sponsor.
Please make sure to include 5% for management support in your grant expenditure