Grants for Community Health and Wellbeing Initiatives
16 August 2011 at 5:42 pm
Not for Profit organisations can apply for up to $100,000 in funding for locally-based initiatives as part of nib foundation's 2011 Community Grant Funding Round.
nib foundation's Community Grants program aims to support locally-based initiatives which will make a difference to the health and wellbeing of communities.
Through the 2011 Community Grant program, nib foundation aims to partner with up to ten organisations each year to run community-focused activities. The grants of up to $100,000 will be awarded for a period of one year only.
Preference will be given to programs which focus on one of the following areas:-
- Wellbeing – promoting the physical fitness, nutrition, mental and social wellbeing of the community
- Equity and Access – enabling those living in regional, rural and remote areas to participate in activities which enhance their quality of life
- Education and Training – providing widespread access to resources and information to improve community awareness of health-related issues
Applications open on September 1st and close September 21st, 2011.
The nib foundation board meets regularly throughout the year to decide which National and Community Grant programs to fund based on how well they meet the selection criteria and available funds.
For eligibility criteria and how to apply please visit www.nibfoundation.com.au or contact the foundation office (02) 4914 1773.