Grants of up to $10,000 available through 2019 Australia Post Community Grants Program

Get Specific Grants relevant to your Country & Areas of Work. Learn how

Deadline: 4 August 2019

2019 Australia Post Community Grants Program is now open for incorporated not-for-profit Australian organisations with an aim to support projects that bring people together around what matters most in their communities.

75% Discount on Premium Membership (Ad)
For a limited time only, this discount offer gives you exclusive access to all the Premium Standard features for NGO grant success. Join Today.

Key Areas

To help achieve their goal of creating healthy, vibrant and inclusive communities, their grants focused on funding four key areas:

  • Community Inclusion;
  • Digital Capability;
  • Disaster Readiness and
  • Employment Pathways.

Funding Information

Searching for the fastest way to write proposals? (Ad)
We have an extensive database of sample proposals from successful grantee organizations from around the world offering project ideas, proposal writing techniques and planned strategies. Join Premium to view Sample Proposals

They’re offering grants of up to $10,000 for eligible projects that provide positive benefits for the community.

Funding Criteria

Funds must be spent on activities that bring people together to address what’s important to them. The funds from a grant can be used in a multitude of ways, including:

Are you overwhelmed with too much grant information? (Ad)
Join Premium and view relevant grants and resources on a clean, ad-free and user-friendly Member Dashboard to organize and plan your successful fundraising. Learn more
  • Skills development (e.g. volunteer training) Equipment, materials and supplies
  • Venue or furniture hire
  • Refreshments (excluding alcohol)
  • Outreach and referral support
  • Communications – including website setup, newsletters and advertising
  • Program coordination and facilitation
  • Travel costs for participants
  • And more…

They’re willing to fund reasonable project related administrative costs relative to the project, within the grant amount.

Eligible Projects

They’re looking for projects that:

Getting late information about new grants? (Ad)
The Early Grant Information feature for Premium Members ensures that you receive grant announcements much ahead of others so that you can have enough time to research and apply. Join Premium to get early information
  • Help people connect with each other through group activities (e.g. volunteering programs, civic engagement and environmental activities)
  • Reduce barriers to participation in community life (e.g. transport, ability to pay, or access to community spaces), or
  • Develop skills and leadership capability to strengthen community networks

Eligibility Criteria

  • To be eligible, organisations must:
    • be an incorporated not-for-profit organisation
    • provide community benefit
    • be located within Australia
    • provide services within Australia
    • have an ABN
    • have an Australian bank account that corresponds to the organisation’s ABN (individuals are not valid account holders).
  • Grants can only be made to incorporated not-for-profit organisation. Sole traders, government entities and educational institutions aren’t eligible.

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted online via given website.

How to write Proposals? How to raise funds? How to research donors? (Ad)
Premium Members can download our rich library of downloadable Ebooks covering topics on how to write funding applications, how to identify new donors, how to contact potential funders. Join Premium to download

For more information, visit this link.

  • Avatar Amodu Usman Ekpe says:

    I am in serious in need of the grants as out line in your advert.

    • Avatar Reena says:

      Hi Amodu Usman Ekpe,

      FundsforNGOs is a social enterprise that provides fundraising guides, resources, and the latest funding opportunities to help you fundraise better and secure grant funding. We are not a funding organization and we do not provide grants.

      You can find more good opportunities and programmes at and apply accordingly.

      Good Luck!

  • AI for Earth Innovation Program: Funding Available

    MAJALAT Initiative to Create and Promote a Space of Constructive Dialogue between Civil Society Organizations

    Applications Open for Spotlight Initiative (SI) Programme in Liberia

    IIIM-TBI inviting Indian Innovators to submit their Business Proposal

    UNESCO’s Spotlight Initiative to End Violence against Women and Girls in Zimbabwe

    Government of the Slovak Republic launches Promoting Equality between Women and Men and Work Life Balance

    IRC announces COALESCE Research Fund 2019

    NCDJ: seeking Applications for The Katherine Schneider Journalism Award for Excellence in Reporting on Disability

    International Labour Organization launches Call for Research Proposals on Labour Markets and Resilience in the Caribbean

    Call for Proposals: Foundation for the Development of the Education System

    Conflict and Violence Grant Program is now open for Applications

    Submit Your Applications for Jack Chester Foundation Grant Program

    British Academy announces Knowledge Frontiers – International Interdisciplinary Research 2020

    U.S. Embassy in Nepal seeking Proposals for Regional Youth TechCamp to Promote Good Governance

    Public Information Fund (CSM II): Inviting Local Media Organizations and CSOs in Myanmar

    British Council in Taiwan launches “Connections through Culture” Grants 2019

    Apply for Bilateral Relations for Partnership and Development of Partnership – Heritage Component

    Applications Open for Bilateral Relations for Establishing and Development of the Partnership – Arts Component

    European Commission: Promoting Educational Frame Work to Social Economy

    Youthtown Funding for Sports Organisations in New Zealand

    ICLD’s Call for Policy Relevant Research Proposals on Local Democracy

    Call for Papers: Youth Marginalization, Education and Labour Market Trajectories in the MENA Region

    Womenpreneur Pitch-A-Ton 2019 Programme for Woman Entrepreneur in Nigeria

    Impact Fund Grants Program to Advance Justice in the areas of Human Rights, Environmental or Poverty Law