Mark Dreyfus MP

Member for Isaacs
Contact Mark
(03) 9580 4651


I've compiled a list of grants that will be of interest to local families and community organisations.

My office is always available to assist with grant applications, and finding new grant opportunities. Please do not hesitate to reach out.

Volunteer Grants 2021

Volunteer Grant 2021 CLOSED

Volunteer grants are now open. Grants of between $1,000 and $5,000 are available to eligible not-for-profit community organisations.
Step 1. Read these documents first
Step 2. Online Expression of Interest Form
For an online expression of Interest form, please email

Stronger Community Grants 2021 Round 6

**NOW CLOSED Federal Grant - Stronger Communities Programme Round 6 NOW CLOSED

Find out if you are eligible here

Interested? Complete this Expression on Interest form here

FAQ and program guidelines and other information here

Local Sporting Champions Grants

Open. Find out more here

The Local Sporting Champions program provides financial assistance for coaches, officials and competitors aged 12-18 participating in state, national or international championships.

If successful, applicants will receive $500-$750 towards the cost of attending their championships.

  • Base Grant: $500
  • Applicants travelling 800km - 1999km to their nominated championships: + $100
  • Applicants travelling internationally or greater than 2000km to their nominated championships: + $200
  • Applicants residing in a rural electorate: + $50.

Federal Government Grants

Search for grants here

Sports Australia Grants here

Local Schools Grants

Fed Gov - Closed