GRANTS! $$$$

Upcoming grants are available to eligible organisations for –


Queensland Government’s Get in the Game grant initiatives to support sport and active recreation at the grassroots level, include:

  • Get Going Clubs – provides grant of up to $7,500 towards projects that create and provide access to participation opportunities for members. Opens 3 July 2017 and closes 1 Sept.
  • Get Playing Places and Spaces – provides grants of up to $100,000 to assist with the development of places and spaces for sport and active recreation. Opens 3 July 2017 and closes 1 Sept.
  • Get Started Vouchers – eligible children/young people are presented with a voucher up to $150 to help with the costs for membership fees to join a sport recreation club. Opens 12 July 2017 (vouchers allocated very quickly).

For more information about available grants visit


This program aims to allocate funding to not-for-profit community groups to enhance their capacity to provide services, leisure activities and opportunities for Queensland communities.  Closing dates annually are 28 February, 31 May, 31 August, 30 November. A total funding pool of approximately $50 million per year is available.

  • GCBF – provides grants between $500 and $35,000. Round 93 Open Now and closes 31 MAY 2017.

For more information and online application visit

Queensland Canoeing can provide our clubs assistance in getting started with your grant application, planning/reviewing grant applications prior to submitting, please contact Michelle Scoccimarro at the QC office on (07) 3899 1667 or

Further information on available grants in Queensland visit

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