Community grants round 2021

The Scanlon Foundation Annual Community Grants 2021 open from Monday 26th July, and will close on Friday 17th September. The grants will support projects that demonstrate their contribution to social cohesion by addressing either of the following areas of focus:

1. Building pathways to employment; or
2. Increasing applied English literacy.

This year’s community grants will provide funding up to a maximum of $30,000 for a 12 month project (implementation from January to December 2022). The community grants are eligible for all locations across each state and territory of Australia.

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Scanlon Foundation will be holding an information session to provide more detail on our Annual Community Grants round and answer your questions. Topics will include:

  • Introduction to the Scanlon Foundation
  • Purpose of the Annual Community Grants
  • How to apply
  • Answering the selection criteria
  • Features of a successful project

This information session will be particularly useful to new applicants or those who have not yet received a grant from Scanlon Foundation, but everyone is welcome to attend.

Information session details:
Date: Wednesday 11 August, 1pm- 2pm AEST
Location: Online
Registration link: