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Grant/Assistance Expiry Calendar

Below is a list of Grants and the day they are due to expire:

Australia Wide

GRANT  OPENING DATE(S)  CLOSING DATE(S)
     
Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA) Beneficial Grant Open
Y8 August 2017
     
Accelerating Commercialisation Open Ongoing
     
Accelerating Commercialisation - Portfolio Services Open Ongoing
     
Advancing Renewables Program Open Ongoing
     
Agricultural Trade and Market Access Cooperation Open 31 December 2018
     
Apprenticeship Incentives - Adult Apprentices (over 25) Open Ongoing
     
Apprenticeship Incentives - Apprentices with Disabilities Open Ongoing
     
Apprenticeship Incentives - Existing Workers Open Ongoing
     
Apprenticeship Incentives - School Based Apprenticeships Open Ongoing
     
Australia-China Agricultural Co-Operation Agreement (ACACA) Unknown 10 March 2017
     
Australia-China Council February April
     
Australia-China Joint Research Centres Mid 2017 Yet to be Determined
     
Australia-China Young Scientists Exchange Program Open 26 June 2017
     
Australia-India Strategic Research Fund (AISRF) Yet to be Determined Yet to be Determined
     
Australia Japan Foundation Grant Program February 2018 April 2018
     
Australia Japan Foundation Publication Awards February 2018 April 2018
     
Australian Apprenticeships - Trade Support Loan Open Ongoing
     
Australian Bureau of Statistics Open Ongoing
     
Automotive Transformation Scheme Open 31 December 2017
     
Biomedical Translation Fund Open Ongoing
     
Business Growth Grants Open Ongoing
     
Business Research and Innovation Initiative - Proof of Concept Open
30 June 2017
     
Capital Grants Program for Non-Government Schools Open 30 September each year
     
Carbon Farming Initiative Open Ongoing
     
Centre for Defence Industry Capability - Advisory and Facilitation Services Open Ongoing
     
Centre for Defence Industry Capability - Capability Improvement Grants Open Ongoing
     
Certain Inputs to Manufacture Open Ongoing
     
Citizen Science Grant 17 November 2016
17 February 2017
     
China Approved Destination Status Scheme Open Ongoing
     
Cleaner Fuels Grants Scheme   30 June 2016 but amendments to claims will be allowed to 30 June 2017
     
Coal Industry Grants 1 April 2017

3 May 2017 - Short Proposals

30 August 2017 - Long Proposals

     
Community Support Programme (CSP) Open 30 June 2018
     
Commonwealth ON-Farm Further Irrigation Efficiency Programme - Pilot Programme - South Australian River Murray Open 13 September 2019
     
Contemporary Music Touring Program Open 3 October 2017 for project starting after 01.01.18
     
Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for Developing Northern Australia Closed 22 May 2017
     
Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) May 2017
12 July 2017
     
Cooperative Research Centre - Projects (CRC-P) Closed
 
     
Cyber Security Small Business Program Expected to open in 2017/2018 Closed
     
Disaster Recovery Allowance Open Ongoing
Disaster Recovery Allowance - Cyclone Debbie - Local Government area of Whitsunday Open 30 September 2017
Disaster Recovery Allowance - Cyclone Debbie - Local Government areas of  Gold Coast, Lismore, Logan, Mackay, Scenic Rim and Tweed Open 4 October 2017
Disaster Recovery Allowance - Cyclone Debbie - Local Government area Rockhampton Open 18 October 2017
     
Disaster Recovery Payment Open Ongoing
Disaster Recovery Payment - Cyclone Debbie - Local Government area of Whitsunday Open 30 September 2017
Disaster Recovery Payment - Cyclone Debbie - Local Government areas of  Gold Coast, Lismore, Logan, Mackay, Scenic Rim and Tweed Open 4 October 2017
Disaster Recovery Payment - Cyclone Debbie - Local Government area Rockhampton Open 18 October 2017
     
Duty Drawback Scheme Open Ongoing
     
Early Stage Venture Capital Limited Partnerships Open Ongoing
     
Employer Support Payment (Defence Reserves Support) Open Ongoing
     
Employment Assistance Fund Open Ongoing
     
Export Finance Insurance Corporation (EFIC) - Documentary Credit Guarantee Open  Ongoing
     
Export Finance Insurance Corporation (EFIC) - Small Business Export Loan Open Ongoing
     
Export Market Development Grant 1 July 2016 28 February 2017
     
Farm Household Allowance Open Ongoing
     
Farm Management Deposit Scheme Open Ongoing
     
Fuel Tax Credits Open Ongoing
     
General Practice Rural Incentives Program Open Ongoing
     
Global Connections Fund - Priming Grant 3 February 2017 23 February 2017
     
Incubator Support - Expert-in-Residence Open Ongoing
     
Incubator Support - New and Existing Incubators Open Ongoing
     
Indigenous Advancement Strategy - Community Led Grants Open Ongoing
     
Indigenous Advancement Strategy - Prescribed Body Corporate Capacity Building Funding Open Ongoing
     
Indigenous Cadetship Support (ICS) Open Ongoing
     
Industry Capability Network Open Ongoing
     
Innovation Connections Grant - All Areas Open Ongoing
     
Innovation Connections Grants - Northern and Remote Australia - Special Incentives Open Ongoing
     
Innovation Connections Facilitation - All Areas Open Ongoing
     
Innovation Connections Facilitation - Northern and Remote Australia - Special Incentives Open Ongoing
     
Jobactive Open Ongoing
     
Landing Pads Program Open 31 December 2017
     
Maker Projects Stream B Open Ongoing
     
Major Projects Facilitation Agency Open Ongoing
     
Major Project Facilitation Programme Open Ongoing
     
Mental Health Nurse Incentive Programme Open Ongoing
     
METS Ignite Project Fund November 2017
Closed
     
National Science Week Grants Closed  
     
New Air Combat Capability - Industry Support Program Open Ongoing
     
New Enterprise Incentive Scheme (NEIS) Open Ongoing
     
Northern Australia Tourism Initiative Open Ongoing
     
Playing Australia - Regional Performing Arts Touring Fund Open 3 October 2017
     
Practice Incentive Program Open Ongoing
     
Practice Nurse Incentive Program Open Ongoing
     
Reef Trust Repeated Tenders - Wet Tropics and Burdekin Open 29 September 2017
     
Regional Jobs and Investment Packages - Upper Spencer Gulf Region Open 19 October 2017
     
Research and Development (R&D) Tax Incentive Open 30 June 2018
     
Screen Australia - Documentaries - Broadcast Program Open Ongoing
     
Screen Australia - Documentaries - Producer Program Open Ongoing
     
Screen Australia - Documentaries - Producer Equity Program Open Ongoing
     
Screen Australia - Feature Film Production and Feature Completion/Post-Production Open Ongoing
     
 Screen Australia - Indigenous - Development - Documentary Development  Open  5 September 2017
     
Screen Australia - Indigenous - Development - Indigenous Feature Development  Open  5 September 2017
     
Screen Australia - Indigenous - Development -  TV Drama Development  Open  5 September 2017
     
Screen Australia - Indigenous - Festivals, Markets and Awards - Practitioner Support -Travel Grant  Open  Ongoing
     
Screen Australia - Indigenous - Next Step - Indigenous Screen Business Fellowship  Open Ongoing
     
Screen Australia - Indigenous - Practitioner Support - Internships  Open   Ongoing
     
Screen Australia - Indigenous - Production - Documentary   Open  Ongoing
     
Screen Australia - Indigenous - Production - Documentary - Social Impact  Open  Ongoing
     
Screen Australia - Indigenous - Production - Feature  Open Ongoing
     
Screen Australia - Indigenous - Production - TV Drama  Opening Soon  
     
Screen Australia - International Marketing Support - Festivals and Awards Open Ongoing
     
Screen Australia - International Marketing Support - Markets Open Ongoing
     
Screen Australia - Television and Online Production - General Drama Production  

30 June 2017

29 September 2017

     
Small Business Export Loans Open No Closing Date Applicable
     
     

Queensland

GRANT    OPENING DATE(S) CLOSING DATE(S)
     
Accelerate Small Business Grant Open Ongoing
     
Advance Queensland - Create Queensland Closed  
     
Advance Queensland - Ignite Ideas Fund 14 June 2017
 12 July 2017
     
Advance Queensland - Knowledge Transfer Partnerships  Closed 25 June 2017
     
Advance Queensland - Startup Events and Activities Fund  Open 30 June 2018
     
Back To Work  Open 31 December 2018
     
Back to Work - Youth Boost Open 31 October 2017
     
Biofutures Industry Development Fund Open Ongoing
     
Business Development Fund Open Opening
     
Drought Assistance Concessional Loans Scheme  Open 30 June 2017
     
Drought Relief Assistance Scheme Open Ongoing
     
Empowering Families Innovation Grants 30 May 2017 14 July 2017
     
First Start Loans - Commercial Fisher Open Ongoing
     
First Start Loans - Primary Producer Open Ongoing
     
Igniting METS Accelerator Program 30 May 2017 28 July 2017
     
Innovate Queensland Open Ongoing
     
Made in Queensland  Open 30 January 2019
     
Mentoring for Growth Open Ongoing
     
Natural Disaster Assistance - Primary Producers - Loans Open Ongoing
     
Natural Disaster Assistance - Small Business - Loans Open Ongoing
     
Queensland Arts Showcase Program - Arts Ignite Open Ongoing
     
Queensland Arts Showcase Program - Arts Illuminate Open Ongoing
     
Queensland Arts Showcase Program - Arts Impact Open Ongoing
     
Queensland Hackerspaces Grant Program - Establishment Grant June 2017 September 2017
     
Queensland Hackerspaces Grant Program - Expansion Grant June 2017 September 2017
     
Playing Queensland Touring Fund Open Ongoing
     
Small Business Digital  Grants Program   10 April 2017
     
Water Quality Incentive Grants - Register of Interest Open 4 September 2017
     
Water Quality Incentive Grants - Applications Open 22 September 2017
     

New South Wales

GRANT   OPENING DATE(S) CLOSING DATE(S)
     
 Audience Development Program 9 May 2017  20 June 2017
     
Bin Trim Rebates Program Open Ongoing
     
Building Partnerships Open Ongoing
     
Environmental Upgrade Assessment Open Ongoing
     
Export Capability Building Program Open Ongoing
     
Farm Innovation Fund Open Ongoing
     
Gazelle Loan Guarantees Open Ongoing
     
Heritage Grants - Aboriginal Heritage Places Program Closed  
     
Heritage Grants - Community Heritage Projects Closed  
     
Heritage Grants - Heritage Reports Closed  
     
Heritage Grants - Major Works Closed  
     
Jobs Action Plan Open 30 June 2019
     
Mentoring Program Open Ongoing
     
Minimum Viable Product Open Ongoing
     
Organics Infrastructure Program - Stream 3 - Food Donation Closed  
     
Organics Infrastructure Program - Stream 1 - Organics processing Infrastructure Closed  
     
Organics Infrastructure Program - Stream 4 - Product Quality Closed  
     
Regional Filming Fund Open Ongoing
     
Screen NSW - Advanced Development Open 30 June 2018
     
Screen NSW - Early Development Open Ongoing
     
Screen NSW - Festival Travel Open Ongoing
     
Screen NSW - Production Finance Fund

2 October 2017 (Round 61)

8 January 2018 (Round 62)

29 October 2017

4 February 2018

     
State Heritage Emergency Works Open Ongoing
     
Strategic Opportunities Program   30 June 2017
     
     
     

Australian Capital Territory

GRANT    OPENING DATE(S) CLOSING DATE(S)
     
ACT Core Event Funding Yet to be Determined Yet to be Determined
     
 ACT Microcredit Loan Program  Open  Ongoing
     
ACTSmart Business Energy and Water Program Open Ongoing
     
ACTSmart Business Recycling Program Open Ongoing
     
Innovation Connect Grants Closed  
     

Victoria

GRANT    OPENING DATE(S) CLOSING DATE(S)
     
Automotive Supply Chain Transition Program Closed 30 June 2017
     
Dairy Recovery Concessional Loans Scheme Open 30 June 2017
     
Drought Assistance Concessional Loan Scheme Open 30 June 2017
     
Energy Assessment Grant Open 28 September 2017
     
Film Victoria - Assigned Production Investment - Film and Television To Be Determined To Be Determined
     
Film Victoria - Assigned Production Investment - Games Open 12 October 2017
     
Film Victoria - International Travel - Business Open Ongoing
     
Film Victoria - Production Incentive Attraction Fund Open 30 June 2018
     
Film Victoria - Production Incentive Attraction Fund - Post Production, Digital & Visual Effects Open 30 June 2018
     
Film Victoria - Regional Location Assistance Fund Open 30 June 2018
     
Frankston City Small Business Grants - New Eat Street - Station Street Mall Open Ongoing
     
Frankston City Council - Small Business Grants 28 August 2017 6 October 2017
     
Future Industries Manufacturing Program Open Ongoing
     
Future Industries Sector Growth Program - Steam 1 Scoping, Planning and Feasibility Open Ongoing
     
Future Industries Sector Growth Program - Stream 2 Project Implementation Open Ongoing
     
Grow Your Business - Business Development Plan and Business Strategic Review Open Ongoing
     
Grow Your Business - Group Program Open Ongoing
     
Grow Your Business - Mentoring Open Ongoing
     
Grow Your Business - Network Program Open Ongoing
     
Hazelwood Supply Chain Transition Program Open 30 June 2018
     
Local Industry Fund for Transition Open Ongoing
     
Regional Infrastructure Fund Open Ongoing
     
WorkSafe OHS Essentials Program   No closing date applicable
     
International Student Welfare Grants   June 2019
     
Trade Access Program - Victoria Open Ongoing
     

South Australia

GRANT   OPENING DATE(S) CLOSING DATE(S)
     
Advanced Food Manufacturing Grants Program Opening Soon To Be Determined
     
Agribusiness Growth Program Open Ongoing
     
Arts SA - Commission Support Funding: Public Art and Design Open

18 August 2017

8 December 2017

     
Arts SA - Contemporary Music - Marketing Open

11 August 2017

8 December 2017

     
Arts SA - Contemporary Music - Organisations Funding Open 4 August 2017
     
Arts SA - Contemporary Music - Out of Round Presentations Open Ongoing
     
Arts SA - Contemporary Music - Recording Open

11 August 2017

8 December 2017

     
Arts SA - Festivals and Venues - Contemporary Music

8 April 2017

12 August 2017

11 August 2017

8 December 2017

     
Arts SA - Independent Makers and Presenters - Fellowship Open 4 August 2017
     
Arts SA - Independent Makers and Presenters - Project Grants

1 April 2017

1 October 2017

4 August 2017

1 December 2017

     
Arts SA - Individual Artists Development - ATSI Arts Development Open 27 October 2017
     
Arts SA - Pocket Grants - Contemporary Music Open Ongoing
     
Automotive Supplier Diversification Program Open Ongoing
     
Automotive Supplier Diversification Program - Fast Track Initiative Open Ongoing
     
Big Data Connect Program Open Ongoing
     
Dairy Recovery Concessional Loans Scheme Open 30 June 2017
     
Drought Assistance Concessional Loans Open 30 June 2017
     
Export Partnership Program  Open Ongoing
     
Innovation Voucher Program Open Ongoing
     
Medical Technologies Program Open Ongoing
     
NanoConnect Open Ongoing
     
Photonics Catalyst Program Open Ongoing
     
Building South Australia's Premium Food and Wine Credentials Grant Program   7 April 2017
     
Arts SA - Commission Support Funding: Public Art and Design   18 August 2017
     
Arts SA - Commission Support Funding: Public Art and Design   8 December 2017
     
Unlocking Capital for Jobs Program   30 March 2018
     

Tasmania

GRANT    OPENING DATE(S) CLOSING DATE(S)
     
Advanced Manufacturing Innovation and Growth Voucher System Open Ongoing
     
Advanced Manufacturing Market Expansion Program Open Ongoing
     
AgriGrowth Loan Scheme - Argi-Food Businesses Open 30 September 2018
     
AgriGrowth Loan Scheme - Farm Businesses Open 30 September 2018
     
Arts Tasmania - 146 ArtStudios Open but not taking applications Ongoing
     
Arts Tasmania - Aboriginal Arts Program 13 June 2017 14 July 2017
     
Arts Tasmania- Artist Investment Program 1 May 2017 3 July 2017
     
Arts Tasmania - Artsbridge  Open

1 June 2017 - Round 3

1 September 2017 - Round 4

     
Arts Tasmania - Artsbridge Connect  Open

1 June 2017 - Round 3

1 September 2017 - Round 4

     
Arts Tasmania - Claudio Alcorso International Residency   1 September 2017
     
Arts Tasmania - Cultural Heritage - Program Category 3 July 2017 1 November 2017
     
Arts Tasmania - Cultural Heritage - Project Category 3 July 2017 1 November 2017
     
Arts Tasmania - Low Interest Loans Open Ongoing
     
Dairy Recovery Concessional Loans Open 30 June 2017
     
Drought Assistance Concessional Loans Open 30 June 2017
     
Events Tasmania - Championship Grants Open Ongoing
     
No Interest Micro-Business Loan Open Ongoing
     
Screen Tasmania - Digital Media Fund

4 April 2017

11 July 2017

3 October 2017

30 June 2017

22 September 2017

15 December 2017

     
Screen Tasmania - Documentary Signature Fund Open  
     
Screen Tasmania - Factual Entertainment Initiative Open Ongoing
     
Screen Tasmania - Feature Film Fund   4 April 2017
     
Screen Tasmania - Festivals and Events Fund Open 6 October 2017
     
Screen Tasmania - Industry and Enterprise Development - Business Travel Fund Open Ongoing
     
Screen Tasmania - Factual Entertainment Initiative   11 July 2017
     
Screen Tasmania - Feature Film Fund   11 July 2017
     
Screen Tasmania - Factual Entertainment Initiative   3 October 2017
     
Screen Tasmania - Feature Film Fund   3 October 2017
     
Screen Tasmania - Production Investment Fund 3 October 2017 15 December 2017
     
     

Western Australia

GRANT    OPENING DATE(S) CLOSING DATE(S)
     
Aboriginal Arts Grants Program - U15K  Open Ongoing
     
Aboriginal Arts Grants Program - Over 15K  28 August 2017 5 October 2017
     
Artists In The House To Be Confirmed To Be Confirmed
     
Catalyst Community Arts Fund Open Ongoing
     
Commercial Development Grants Program Open Ongoing
     
Community Engagement Grants Program Open Ongoing
     
Creative Development Grants - U-15K Open Ongoing
Creative Development Grants - 15K-Plus 7 March 2017 5 April 2017
     
Farm Water Rebate Scheme Open Ongoing
     
Farm Water Supply Planning Scheme Open Ongoing
     
Industry Facilitation and Support Program - Australian Steel Institute New Standard AS/NZS 5131 Open Ongoing
     
Major Events Funding Open Ongoing
     
MRIWA Research Remit Open Ongoing
     
 Pastoral Water Grants Scheme Open Ongoing
     
Regional Events Program Open Ongoing
     
Regional Events Scheme October 2017  
     
Regional and Remote Touring Fund Closed  
     

Northern Territory

GRANT     OPENING DATE(S) CLOSING DATE(S)
     
Business Growth Programs Open Ongoing
     
Business Innovation Support Initiatives - Grant Scheme Open 12 June 2017
     
Business Innovation Support Initiatives - Voucher Scheme Open Ongoing
     
Indigenous Business Development Program Open Ongoing
     
Occupational Shortage Employer Incentive Scheme Open Ongoing
     
Quick Response Arts Funding Open Ongoing
     
Regional Economic Development Fund Open Ongoing
     
Screen Territory - Attachments, Internships and Mentorships Open Ongoing
     
Screen Territory - Audience Development 8 May 2017
13 June 2017
     
Screen Territory - Production Finance Open Ongoing