To support the development of local dementia-friendly community activity, 20 grants of $15,000 each are available to support Australian community and not for profit organisations. Grants will be administered via an expression of interest (EOI) process, with the below guidelines providing information about the requirements for the funding.
*Due to the large number of submissions received our review and assessment timeframe is being extended. Consequently successful recipients will be notified from early March.
Contracts, fund allocation and projects will commence from mid March.
Timeframes and deliverables
|Expressions of interest open||November 2017|
|Expressions of interest close||24 January 2018|
|Expressions of interest reviewed (including work plan), assessed and successful recipients informed||31 January 2018|
|Contracts provided for signature and projects commence||From February 2018|
|Project update/story for inclusion on DFC Resource Hub due||June - August 2018 (agreed and confirmed via contract)|
|Draft status report including updated work plan due||31 May 2019|
|Project funding finishes||30 June 2019|
|Final status report including updated work plan due||31 July 2019|
Expression of interest applications have now closed.