The ACT Health Promotion Grants Program (ACTHPGP) offers grants to community-based organisations to improve the health of Canberrans and minimise the risk of them developing chronic diseases.
This funding supports the objectives of the Healthy Canberra: ACT Preventive Health Plan 2020 – 2025.
The Plan prioritises five key areas:
- supporting children and families
- enabling active living
- increasing healthy eating
- reducing risky behaviours, including smoking, risky alcohol consumption and the transmission of sexually transmissible infections and bloodborne viruses, and
- promoting healthy ageing.
Current funding opportunities
OPEN NOW: 2020/21 – 2022/23 Healthy Canberra Grants
The 2020/21 - 2022/23 Healthy Canberra Grants is seeking applications for community-based activities to improve the health of Canberrans, with a focus on improving the quality of life of those living with a chronic illness and/or building greater social connectedness within our community.
There is up to $1.90 million in funding available to support programs of up to three years duration, commencing in the 2020/21 financial year.
Potential applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the ACT Health Promotion Grants Program by email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone (02) 5124 9456 to discuss their program ideas and questions about the funding round.
Applications are due by 4pm Friday 4 September 2020.
Applications can be made online via the SmartyGrants online grants management system.
The 2020/21 – 2022/23 Healthy Canberra Grants Funding Guidelines will provide you with more information about this funding opportunity to assist you to prepare an application.
To stay informed about future funding opportunities, please email email@example.com or call 02 5124 9456 and ask to be added to our distribution list.