Applications for grants of up to $80,000 are now open and will close 18 July 2022.

The Victorian Government is providing $1 million in grants to support local partnerships and innovation projects to re-engage volunteers, broaden the volunteer base, and strengthen volunteering in local communities.

How to apply

Read the Guidelines for the program requirements, eligibility and selection criteria. 

Download the Key Staff Template.

Complete the application form and submit via SmartyGrants: https://cfr.smartygrants.com.au/emerging-stronger-grants 

Submissions close 9:00am on Monday 18 July 2022. 

More information

Questions may be submitted via volunteer.strategy@dffh.vic.gov.au until 9:00am Monday 4 July 2022. 

The answers to all questions will be made available to all potential applicants and online.