Grants

Funding is important to support industry and provide active opportunities for the Western Australian community. It is very likely that an association will want to apply for a grant at one time or another over the course of its life. Applying for and receiving grants can contribute towards the costs of all kinds of initiatives and assist the furtherance of an association’s objects. Many government departments and private sector organisations offer funding to not-for-profit and community groups to assist these groups achieve their aims and purposes.

Key Points

  • Applying for and receiving grants can contribute towards the costs of all kinds of initiatives and assist the furtherance of an association’s objects.
  • Lotterywest provides a variety of grants to not-for-profit organisations in Western Australia. These grants support initiates that are for charitable or benevolent purposes.
  • Grant programs are available from both State and Commonwealth agencies and there are a variety of search programs and guides that will assist associations finding the right grant.