Funding opportunities to financially support individuals

The Justice and Community Safety Directorate provides a wide range of grants and funding opportunities to financially support individuals, groups, and organisations that benefit Canberrans and the Canberra community.

Diversification and Sustainability Support Fund Tier 1 Funding (Open)

How to apply:

  • Tier 1 is open to small or medium clubs and small or medium club groups only.
  • Tier 1 is open all year. Applications made under Tier 1 will be considered by the Advisory Board on an ongoing basis.

Outcomes of grants rounds (per financial year):


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Grant Recipient:

Canberra North Bowling Club and ACT Rugby Union Club (The Ruc)

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Diversification and Sustainability Support Fund Tier 2 Funding (Open)

Summary of Grant program:

The Diversification and Sustainability Support Fund (the Fund) provides funding for activities and initiatives that seek to achieve the following purposes:
(a)    assisting clubs to diversify their income to sources other than gaming machines;

(b)   supporting the sustainability of clubs;
(c)    contributing to projects that help reduce regulatory costs or improve efficiency in administration and compliance for clubs; and
(d)   training and skills development for club workers, executives and members of club management committees and boards.

How to apply:

Tier 2 is open to any club or other entity that can demonstrate that the funding sought will be applied towards meeting the Funds purposes.
Tier 2 is open until 5.00pm Friday 12 August 2022.

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