Volunteer Support Fund

General Information

Applications Now Open 

The Volunteer Support Fund provides grants of up to $3,000 to community organisations to support volunteer training and resources.

The Volunteer Support Fund aims to:

  • provide grants that directly encourage volunteering and help volunteers in their endeavours
  • achieve a range of practical outcomes that directly benefit volunteers by making their work easier, safer and more enjoyable.


Organisations must be community based, not-for-profit and incorporated (or auspiced) to be eligible to apply.

Funding priorities

Special consideration will be given to:

  • activities that enhance the role of volunteers in the community
  • innovative ideas that assist volunteers and volunteer programs
  • projects that assist in the development of volunteers.

Applying is easy!

Applications close 5pm, Friday 23 October 2015 

For further information, please contact the Office for Volunteers.

2014 Grant Recipients (PDF 134KB)