Sport and Recreation Victoria Grants:

For all Sport and Recreation Victoria Grants, please visit:

Active Sport and Recreation Victoria Grants:Funding:Closing Date:

The Significant Sporting Events Program helps sporting, community and event organisations to deliver significant sporting events in Victoria.

Up to $20,000 & $150,000Ongoing until 30/06/2022
Access for All Abilities (AAA) is a Victorian Government initiative coordinated by Sport and Recreation Victoria to support and develop inclusive sport and recreation opportunities for people with a disability throughout Victoria.N / AOngoing

The Athlete Pathway Travel Grants Program provides grants to improve Victorian athlete development pathways from community to national representation level.

Up to $1000 & $6000Ongoing - current round closes 19/03/2019

The Emergency: Sporting Recreational Equipment grant provides assistance to grassroots sport and active recreation clubs and organisations to replace essential sporting or first aid equipment that has been lost or destroyed as a consequence of fire, flood, significant storm event, theft or criminal damage.

Up to $2000Ongoing
The SRV Community Sports Infrastructure Loans Scheme provides organisations access to a low interest loans rate between $500,000 up to $10 million to deliver community sport and recreation infrastructure. The innovative $100 million Community Sports Infrastructure Loans Scheme was announced as part of the 2018-19 Victorian Budget as part of a broader approach to increase infrastructure investment.

VariableClosed - new round opening soon

VicHealth Grants:

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Active VicHealth Grants:Funding:Closing Date:
VicHealth is inviting community sport clubs to apply for an Active Club Grant. These grants for sporting clubs are to increase participation opportunities for Victorians in community sport (excluding GST).
Up to $3000 or $100008/03/2019
Victorian local councils are invited to apply for This Girl Can – Victoria local area marketing grants for councils, a local area marketing grant to promote VicHealth’s highly successful This Girl Can – Victoria campaign, celebrating women who are all kinds of active.
$10,000- $15,0001/03/2019

Other Relevant Active Grants:

Provider: Grant: Funding: Closing Date:
The Move it AUS - Participation Grant Program provides support to help organisations get Australians moving and to support the aspiration to make Australia the world’s most active and healthy nation. If successful, applicants will receive funding to implement community-based activities that align to the outcomes of Sport 2030.
Up to $1 million18/02/2019
The Local Sporting Champions program provides financial assistance for coaches, officials and competitors aged 12-18 participating in state, national or international championships.
Sporting Schools is a $200 million Australian Government initiative designed to help schools to increase children's participation in sport, and to connect them with community sporting opportunities.
VariableOpens: 4/03/2019

National Officiating Scholarships from the Australian Sports Commission provide a range of initiatives and resources to assist high performance officials in their continued education and development.

N / AOngoing

The ASF operates the Fundraising4Sport program which assists the development of sport in Australia. Specifically, the program aims to increase opportunities for Australians to: participate in sport and/or excel in sports performance.

N / AOngoing

To be considered for a Boots For All Community Partner Sports Equipment Request, please complete the application listed below. All approved organisations/community programs will then be eligible to access the broad range of available inventory which includes sports equipment, footwear and apparel.


The Ballarat Sports Foundation Inc (BSF) is a non-profit community project that aims to encourage participation in a healthy lifestyle and support local sportspeople helping them to achieve in their chosen sport.

N / A Ongoing

As the SRV Defibrillators for Sporting Clubs and Facilities Program has now closed, Red Cross is providing every sporting club, school and not for profit in Australia with an opportunity to access a $1600.00 subsidy to put towards the latest Lifeline VIEW Defibrillator package.

$1600 Ongoing

Further Resources and Victorian Funding Opportunities:

Australian Institute of Grants Management

Funding Centre

National Sporting Organisations

Our Community

Regional Sports Academies

Regional Sports Assemblies

Sports Central

Sports Community

State Government of Victoria - Sport and Recreation Grants

State Government of Victoria - Victorian Grants

State Sporting Associations

Victorian Local Councils

You can also try contacting your NSO, SSA and/or RSA as they might have specific grants available or be able to assist with your funding.

Government Partners

Preferred Suppliers