Available Grants

Grants Email Update

John McVeigh distributes regular updates about available grants. For the latest Grants Update please click on the following link:



The GrantsFinder directory has information about federal, state and local government funding programs that can help you:

  • develop solutions to local and national problems
  • fund ideas and initiatives
  • get assistance in times of hardship.

Further information: http://www.business.gov.au/grants-and-assistance/grant-finder/Pages/default.aspx

Local Sporting Champions

The Local Sporting Champions program is an Australian Government initiative designed to provide financial assistance for juniors towards the cost of travel, accommodation, uniforms or equipment when competing, coaching or officiating at an official national sporting organisation (NSO) endorsed state or national sporting competition or a School Sport Australia national championships. See the website for application details or contact my office.

Further information: www.ausport.gov.au/champions

Community Heritage Grants

The National Library of Australia administers this program to provide grants to not-for-profit organisations such as archives, historical societies, museums and libraries, to assist with the preservation of nationally significant collections of historical material.

Further information: https://www.nla.gov.au/awards-and-grants/chg

Veterans’ Grants

The Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) offers a variety of grants for a wide range of purposes and activities to our support veterans and to honour the service and sacrifice of Australia’s service men and women.

Further information:  http://www.dva.gov.au/consultation-and-grants/grants