Grants

Local Buys Engineering & Environmental Consultancy Services

Local Buy's Engineering Consulting Panel is one of the most utilised of all panels and is currently out for tender.  The current arrangement ceases in October and all current suppliers must respond to this tender if they wish to be a Local Buy Supplier.  This is a new contract so all suppliers must take action.  More Information Here, phone 0476 819 963 or email Local Buy Here

 

Townsville City Council Pulse Townsville Grant

This program aims to showcase Townsville's unique culture and promote the city as a great place to live, work, play, visit and invest.  

More Information Here

 

Australian Government - Youth Jobs at PaTH - Prepare Trial Hire

This new Australian Government program aims to make it easier for businesses to find and recruit young people.The program enables a business to trial a young person in a work experience placement (called a PaTH internship) as well as access incentive payments. 
Download Promotional Kit Here

 

Information on Australian Government Business Grants available Here

 

Queensland Government Grants

Accelerate Small Business Grants Program

The Accelerate Small Business Grants Program provides targeted assistance to small businesses that demonstrate high-growth and employment aspirations, to engage high-level expertise for their business. Up to $10,000 in matched funding can be used to engage business mentors, coaches, or an advisory board, for 6 to 12 months.
Closing Date:     Ongoing                                                           
Amount:     $10,000

More Information Here

 

Jobs and Regional Growth Fund

This fund will incentivise regional private sector projects, investment and job creation.  The fund will: - support regional growth and job creation, by leveraging additional investment in the region - assist businesses to grow and expand in Queensland - target businesses and sectors such as agriculture, resources, tourism, manufacturing and construction.
Closing Date:     Ongoing                                                          
Amount:             $100,000 to $10 Million

More Information Here

 

Business Development Fund

The Business Development Fund (the Fund) focuses on the growth of innovative Queensland businesses, particularly in the emerging industries of tomorrow. It will create high value, knowledge-based and skilled jobs.  Through providing early stage co-investment funding, the Business Development Fund will promote angel and venture capital investment in Queensland-based businesses. This will help facilitate the development of a sustainable private market for venture capital finance in Queensland.
Closing Date:     Ongoing                                                         
Amount:             $125,000 to $2.5 million

More Information Here

 

Qld Start-up Events and Activities Fund

The Queensland Startup Events and Activities fund aims to build capability within Queensland's startup community by:

  1. delivering practical information and advice
  2. increasing collaboration and networking opportunities
  3. aiding connectivity and transformational entrepreneurship.

Funding is provided to support organisations to run activities that deliver these outcomes.
Closing Date:     30 June 2017 or until funding pool is exhausted, whichever occurs first  
Amount:             $25,000

More Information Here

 

Engaging Science Grant

The grants are designed to support scientists, researchers, science communicators, journalists, teachers, organisations and community groups to develop and deliver science engagement and communication projects, events and activities that align with this vision.

Closing Date:     Ongoing - Applications are assessed quarterly
Amount:             $10,000

More Information Here

 

Made in Queensland Grant

This grant supports manufacturing businesses in Queensland to undertake a benchmarking project to find areas to grow and create jobs.
Closing Date:     Ongoing
Amount:             $50,000 to $2.5 million

More Information Here

 

Departmental Sponsorship QLD

The Department of Communities, Child Safety & Disability Services may sponsor initiatives, events or activities that will benefit the Queensland community.
Closing Date:     Ongoing
More Information Here

 

Young Starters' Fund QLD

Funding is available for organisations in Queensland to provide activities that develop entrepreneur and start-up skills in young people aged 15-24.
Closing Date:     Ongoing
Amount:             Up to $20,000 per activity

More Information Here

 

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships QLD

This program helps Queensland businesses with two thirds of the cost of hiring a graduate to work on an innovative project.
Closing Date:     26 June 2017
Amount:             Up to $50,000 per project

More Information Here

 

Queensland Business Grants & Assistance Finder

Looking for grants and assistance programs for your business?  Check out the Queensland Business Grants and Assistance Finder and discover what's available.

 



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