Community

2022 Closing The Gap Strengthening Community Capability Grants

Funder:  NSW – Aboriginal Affairs

Grant Background: The Closing the Gap Strengthening Community Capability Grants program aims to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and the NSW Government working together to overcome inequality and achieve life outcomes equal to all Australians.

The Closing the Gap Strengthening Community Capability Grants funding program aims to achieve the following objectives:

  • Strengthen the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community-controlled sector operating in NSW to deliver more services that meet the needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in the state.
  • Grow the capability of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community-controlled organisations (ACCOs) to win NSW Government contracts and/or receive NSW Government funding.
  • Scale-up and diversify ACCOs to help establish service delivery plans with new sectors, locations, audiences or markets.

$ Available: Up to $200,000.00.

Eligibility:  To be eligible for a Closing the Gap Strengthening Community Capability Grant, applicants must be an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community-Controlled Organisation (ACCO) or an unincorporated Aboriginal community group with an agreement for an ACCO to auspice the funding.

Key Dates: Closes 25 March 2022.

For More Information or to Apply: CLICK HERE

Happy to chat if you need a hand with your application and please share this grant opportunity with anyone who may be interested. Good luck, Melanie

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