Australian Government – National Women’s Health Strategy and National Men’s Health Strategy

Application Date: 18 November 2019 to 2 December 2019

Region: Australia wide

Amount: $60,000 - $120,000

Details:

The objective of this grant opportunity is to support innovative approaches to trialling and evaluating local, regional, state wide or national health promotion initiatives focussing on improving health literacy, reducing risk and improving health and wellbeing within priority population groups (as identified in each Strategy).

Priority will be given to initiatives that target populations to address clear unmet health and wellbeing needs. The intended outcomes of the grant opportunity are:

• improved health literacy among priority population groups, including increased understanding of risk and opportunities for improving health; and

• increased understanding of mechanisms to improve health literacy among priority population groups, based on evaluation of projects. It is anticipated that most grants will be between $60,000 – $120,000 (GST exclusive) over the three years.

To be eligible you must:

• have an Australian Business Number (ABN)

• be registered for the purposes of GST

• be a permanent resident of Australia

• have an account with an Australian financial institution. and be one of the following entity types:

• a company incorporated in Australia

• a company incorporated by guarantee

• an incorporated trustee on behalf of a trust

• an incorporated association

• a partnership

• a joint (consortia) application with a lead organisation

• a registered charity or not-for-profit organisation; or

• an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Corporation

For more information: https://www.grants.gov.au/?event=public.GO.show&GOUUID=3B96A87F-C77D-AD6F-B78ACC930267C704