Instructions for completing an application

Before you start an application please consider the following points:

  • Satisfy yourself that the funding you are seeking will fall within one or more of the categories as outlined under the Current funding guidelines
  • Review the Grant conditions on which any funding from the Fund will be made
  • Review the Annual Distributions to gain an understanding of the Fund's recent distribution history

Using the online application form

Now all that remains to do is to complete the online application form and submit it for consideration.

If you have any queries in relation to the application process, contact the Fund's Executive Officer on +61 3 9670 1647 or by email at to seek further clarification.


The online application and acquittal system has been upgraded. If you are planning to make an application in 2019 you are encouraged to familiarise yourself with the new process (refer to Completing an application located under the Grant applications tab). This will ensure that submitting an application and acquittal form is as smooth as possible.

Applications for 2019

Online applications for 2019 are now open and close will on 30 June 2019.

It is expected that the review process will be completed and all applicants notified of the outcome of their application by 31 October 2019. 

Online Acquittal Form

The online acquittal form is available under the Grant acquittals tab.