Federal Grants and Funding

Elite Indigenous Travel and Accommodation Assistance Program


Local Sporting Champions Grants Program



Grants & Fundraising




Cancer Council Community Grants Program 

Cancer Council NSW wants to help your local community to work together to develop solutions to your local cancer prevention, information, supportive or practical care for people with a diagnosis of cancer or their carers.  


Community Development & Support Expenditure Scheme

The Community Development and Support Expenditure (CDSE) Scheme is designed to ensure that larger registered clubs in NSW contribute to the provision of front-line services to their local communities; and to ensure that the disadvantaged in the community are better positioned to benefit from the substantial contributions made by those clubs. 


Sports Incentive Program 

The Australian Sports Foundation (ASF) can assist Australian non-profit, incorporated and other eligible organisations such as the following with sport related projects: sporting clubs, sporting organisations (regional, state and national), schools, councils and community groups. 

Australian Sports Foundation https://www.asf.org.au/

Telstra Assistances Fund 

Telstra Assistance Fund helps many junior grade and community clubs buy new equipment, every year. 

Telstra https://www.beinvolved.com.au/

Woolworths Fresh Food Kids Community Grants

Local community groups can receive up to $5000 to help continue promoting a healthy lifestyle for Australian kids. 

Woolworths www.freshfoodkids.com.au

Sport and Recreation Participation Program 

The primary focus of the program is on increasing regular and on-going participation opportunities. Communities Sport and Recreation. 

NSW Government https://www.dsr.nsw.gov.au/grants/srpp.asp

Disability Sport Assistance Program 

The Disability Sport Assistance Program (DSAP) aims to improve opportunities for people with a disability to participate in sport and physical activity.  The primary focus of the program is on increasing regular and on-going participation opportunities for people with a disability by supporting community based organisations with the capacity to provide such opportunities. Communities Sport and Recreation. 

NSW Government https://www.dsr.nsw.gov.au/grants/awd_dsap.asp

Sport and Recreation Facility Grant Program 

The primary focus of this program is to assist with the funding for the development of local and regional level sport and recreation facilities. The aim of this program is to increase the availability, standard and quality of sport and recreation facilities in NSW Communities Sport and Recreation. 

NSW Government. https://www.dsr.nsw.gov.au/grants/srfgp.asp

Sponsorship Grants 

Sponsorship grants are for special events such as festivals and major cultural events. Community Relations Commission. 


Community Building Partnership 

The Community Building Partnership program provides funds for community groups and local councils to invest in community infrastructure throughout the State. 

NSW Government https://www.communitybuildingpartnership.nsw.gov.au/

Elite Indigenous Travel & Accommodation Assistance Program 

Elite Indigenous Travel and Accommodation Assistance Program (EITAAP) is for Indigenous sportspeople who have been selected for a state team to compete at national championships or an Australian team to compete at an international event. The program assists with travel and accommodation expenses only. 


Local Sporting Champions  

The Local Sporting Champions grants program is designed to provide financial assistance for junior sportsmen and women towards the cost of travel, accommodation, uniforms or equipment when competing at an official NSO or NSOD endorsed state or national sporting competition. 


National Coaching Scholarship 

The National Coaching Scholarship program is aimed at developing Australia’s pool of elite coaching talent. The program has produced some of Australia’s most distinguished high performance coaches and assists in the development of Australia’s elite athletes 


Sport Leadership Grants and Scholarships for Women 

Sport Leadership Grants and Scholarships for Women provide funding for women to undertake sports leadership initiatives throughout Australia. 


Various Grant Guru Website  


NRL Monster Raffle

"In 2007 Rugby League's One Community introduced the One Community Toyota Monster Raffle.  The first initiative of it's kind in Rugby League history, the Raffle is a way for grassroots Clubs to raise money for the players and the Club, without relying on one-off donations.  Every registered Rugby League Club in Australia has the opportunity to register for the Raffle and sell tickets at no cost to the Club.  Tickets cost $5.00 each. 100% of any profits made are given back to the Club.  * Clubs retain 100% of monies raised
* Great prizes to be won
* Tickets and advertising material provided at NO cost to clubs.


Coles local community support program

Our store team play an active role in their local communities, helping out with a wide range of grass roots initiatives from the local footy club to an annual school fete. 


Bargin Buyers Shopping Tours

Sporting clubs can earn up to $1,000 in commission by organising shopping tours. 


Fundraising Ideas 

Fundraising Ideas provides you with a host of easy to implement ideas for your next fundraising venture 


Club Coupon  www.clubcoupon.com.au

Cadbury Fundraiser  https://www.fundraising.com.au/Fundraising-Products/120

Mars Fundraiser  https://www.marsfundraising.com.au/

My Cause  https://www.mycause.com.au/

Fundraising with Wine  https://www.fundraisingwine.com.au/