Funding Opportunities

ACT Health Promotion Grants Program


THE HEALTH PROMOTION INNOVATION FUND IS NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS

Supporting innovative activities that enable ACT residents to live a healthy, active life

The Health Promotion Innovation Fund invites applications for grants of up to $15,000 for innovative health promotion projects to support the ACT Government’s goal of achieving a healthier weight profile in the ACT population. It has a particular focus on achieving this outcome in children. This includes improving eating habits and increasing physical activity.
In addition, projects which support smoking prevention, reduction in hazardous alcohol consumption and healthy active ageing will be considered.
The Health Promotion Innovation Fund provides three funding opportunities per year. The next cut-off date for applications is Monday 16 February 2015. Community-based groups, school communities, not-for-profit organisations and ACT Government agencies are welcome to apply.


Click here
for the Health Promotion Innovation Fund-Application Form


The Funding Guidelines can be downloaded by clicking the link below.

Download: Health Promotion Innovation Fund Funding Guidelines (Microsoft Word XML Document - 2036k)
Health Promotion Innovation Fund Funding Guidelines (PDF File - 1010k)

Table 1: Key dates for the Health Promotion Innovation Fund

Funding OpportunityCut-off date for applicationsOutcomes advised byFor projects delivered over the period
This opportunity 16 February 201516 April 2015June 2015 – June 2016
Next opportunity 15 June 201517 August 2015October 2015 – October 2016
Following opportunity19 October 201514 December 2015March 2016 – March 2017

For more information please call us on 6205 1325 or email hpgrants@act.gov.au

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To be kept informed about upcoming ACT Health Promotion Grants Program funding opportunities and how to apply, please contact the ACT Health Promotion Grants Program on 6205 1325 or Email: hpgrants@act.gov.au

To access the ACT Health Promotion Grants Program's SmartyGrants webpage go to: acthealth.smartygrants.com.au/