Corporate and Non-Government Grants

Smartgroup Foundation Grants

Smartgroup Foundation was established with an annual grant from Smartgroup Corporation Ltd, with the aim of directing funds to nominated charities. The Foundation is focussing on grassroots charities running programs in the following areas:

  • Animal welfare
  • Children’s illnesses and disabilities
  • Mental illness
  • Children and families at risk
  • Cancer
  • Environment

Grants between $5,000 and $25,000 are available to assist projects which will make a lasting social impact. While not all grant applications will be successful, Smartgroup Foundation is committed to carefully considering all applications and notifying all applicants of the outcome of their application.  

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

For more information, please click here.


AMP's Tomorrow Fund

AMP’s Tomorrow Fund is offering $1 million in grants to amazing Australians doing great things.

Individuals of all ages, walks of life and interests including scientists, social entrepreneurs, educators, artists, athletes, musicians and more are invited to apply for grants of up to $100,000.

Applications are open between 3 March and 15 April 2020.

For Grant Guidelines, please click here.


ANZ Community Grants

As a long term supporter of tennis in Australia, ANZ provides grants of $10,000 to 20 tennis clubs or venues around the country through the ANZ Tennis Hot Shots community grants program.

Closes Tuesday 31 March 2020.

For more information, please click here.


Australian Academy of the Humanities

Applications are now open for 2020 grants and awards. Every year the Academy offers a series of prestigious grants and awards as part of their ongoing commitment to fostering and promoting the highest quality humanities research and supporting the next generation of scholars and practitioners.

Closes 20 April, 2020. 

For more information, please click here.


Bendigo Bank

The Community Enterprise Foundation funds programs in health, education, arts and more. Helping with grants, scholarships and community focused appeals, we'll work alongside you to achieve your community outcomes.

Whether it's supporting the health and wellbeing of your community or investing in the next generation, funds will go where they're needed most.

A wide range of grants is on offer to assist eligible charities and not-for-profits organisations across Australia to help local communities.

For Grant Guidelines, please click here.


Macquarie Group Foundation

The Macquarie Group Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Macquarie Group. They provide support to hundreds of community organisations globally each year through financial support, volunteering and skills sharing predominantly in the locations in which Macquarie operates. The majority of the Foundation’s grant funding is directed to organisations supporting social and economic opportunities for young people, concentrating on issues with local relevance. 

For Grant Guidelines, please click here.


Junior Landcare Grants Round 3

This program aims to inspire children to learn about sustainable food production and reducing our environmental impact, creating a more sustainable future.  Woolworths has partnered with Landcare Australia to offer the next round of funding in the second half of 2020.  They will be launching a Discovery Gardens campaign, providing Discovery Garden Kits to primary schools that teach students about cultivating fresh herbs and veggies.  Woolworths also runs Discovery Tours to give children the opportunity to touch and taste food.  Many stores also offer breakfast club partnerships, offering fresh fruit or breakfast products to schools.  

For more information, please click here.


Commonwealth Bank

CBA gives national, state/territory and grassroots grants to create a better society for youth in our communities. 

For more information, please click here.



If your organisation would like to have its community funding opportunities listed on this website, please email Zali's Grants Officer.