Application Process

Our 2019 Funding Round is now closed. Applicants will be notified of the outcome in June 2019.



All applicants must read through the Eligibility and Assessment Criteria for the funding round along with the Partner Commitments. Please also remember to look at our funding round exclusions before submitting your application.

The Greater Charitable Foundation can only fund Deductible Gift Recipients (DGR) where the “Provision for gift deductibility” is “item 1 of the table in section 30-15 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997”. A printout from the ABN Lookup at will only be accepted on a case-by-case basis.

Find out more about our application process in our FAQ's.

Steps to apply

  1. Step 1

    Prepare an Expression of Interest document – no more than four (4) A4 pages (please email if you would like a word version of the EOI document).

  2. Step 2

    Prepare your 'Supporting Documentation' (a copy of your organisation's Endorsement as a Deductible Gift Recipient & Notice of Endorsement for Charity Tax Concessions, if applicable). Please click here to see an example of acceptable supporting documentation.

  3. Step 3

    Complete and submit a short online registration form.

  4. Step 4

    Email the completed four (4) page Expression of Interest and supporting documentation to, with confirmation that you have completed the online registration form. Acknowledgement of receipt of your application will be emailed to you within seven (7) days.

Key Dates

•  2019 Funding Round Expression of Interest (EOI) form becomes available for applicants to begin preparing - 12th December 2018

• 2019 Funding round opens & online registration form is LiveMonday 25th February 2019 from 9am

• 2019 Funding round closes – Friday 29th March 2019 at Midday

• All applicants notified of the outcome of their proposal – Early June 2019

• Shortlisted applicants to submit final proposal – Mid-June 2019

• Presentations from shortlisted applicants to Foundation Board – July 2019

• Successful applicants notified & funds distributed – August 2019