Applications to Round Three Liveable Communities Grants program open

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Applications to Round Three Liveable Communities Grants program open

Do you know of an organisation with an innovative idea to help older people live active, healthy lives and access their community freely and safely?

Now in its third year, applications to Round Three  of the Grants program open at 10am, Tuesday 3 October and close at 2pm, Monday 20 November 2017.

Grant categories
In 2017-18, Round Three of the program has a total of $1.3m in funding available across three categories:

  • Explore and scope: Up to $30,000
  • Test and grow: Up to $60,000
  • Replication & Sustainability: Up to $100,000

Who can apply?
We encourage organisations in NSW with innovative ideas to submit an application for grant funding. The program is open to non-government organisations, community organisations, universities, entrepreneurs, businesses and local councils.

How to apply
All grant applications must be submitted online through the SmartyGrants Portal.

For more information, including the selection criteria and terms and conditions, please read the Grant Guidelines.

Information Sessions
Potential applicants are invited to attend an Information Session on Liveable Communities Round 3 grants at four locations across NSW. The sessions will focus on what types of projects the NSW Government is looking to fund and tips for writing a stand-out grant entry. Visit the Liveable Communities Grants webpage for more information on Information Sessions.

Who do I contact?
For more information about this program or how to apply, please contact:

(02) 8879 9172

About the Liveable Communities Program
The NSW Government created the Liveable Communities Grants program, offers $4 million in funding over four years, to capture the energy of Australian innovators and focus it on defining what it will mean to age well in the 21st century.

For more information about the program, including the Round Three program timeline and previous grant recipients, please visit the Liveable Communities Grants webpage.


Phone: 02 8879 9172