Region: Queensland wide
Amount: Up to $200,000
The $850,000 Food Rescue Grant Program (the Program) is now open for applications.
The Program will provide grants of up to $200,000 to food rescue organisations for infrastructure, equipment and operational costs to divert additional food from landfill and redistribute it to Queenslanders in need.
To be eligible, an applicant must:
- Be a not-for-profit organisation incorporated under section 111K of the Corporations Act 2001.
- Be an organisation with the primary purpose of food rescue and providing food relief to Queenslanders.
- Have operations established in Queensland.
- Rescue food directly from a source where the food would otherwise go to landfill (e.g. a farm, supermarket or markets).
How to apply
Applications must be submitted through the SmartyGrants Portal by 5:00pm 13 April 2021.
For more information: https://www.qld.gov.au/environment/pollution/management/waste/recovery/funding-grants