The Gambling Community Benefit Fund (GCBF) is Queensland’s largest one-off community grants program and distributes approximately $60 million each year to not-for-profit community groups. The GCBF funding helps these groups to provide services, leisure activities and opportunities for Queensland communities.
In 2023, the GCBF program has 4 funding rounds available:
- $100,000 super round for all priorities—closes 28 February
- $35,000 standard grant round—closes 31 May
- $35,000 standard grant round—closes 31 August
- $35,000 standard grant round—closes 31 October.
To check eligibility requirements and understand your organisation’s responsibilities throughout all stages of the grant funding process, read the guidelines for GCBF applicants and instructions for applying for the GCBF grant.
Contact the GCBF team on phone 1800 633 619 if you need help. The outcome of a funding application may take up to 4 to 5 months after the closing date.