Grant opportunities

We’re now in the final phase of our COVID-19 Relief Fund

We are now working to close out the COVID-19 Relief Fund and preparing ourselves for grant making in 2021/22 and beyond.

  • Applications for the Strengthening and Adapting Organisations grant program are now closed with assessment of the grant round underway.
  • Expressions of Interest for the Building Community grant program are also closed. If you have been invited to apply under this program you will have until April 30 to submit your application for our consideration. Applications after this date will not be progressed.
  • Applications for Prevention and Intervention are open until April 30 2021 however applications for Crisis and Emergency Relief Funding under the COVID-19 Relief Fund will remain open until June 30 2021. 

Grant programs

We’re working differently to ensure the best outcomes for WA

Lotterywest is implementing new grant processes to ensure a balance between funds being distributed in a timely manner and achieving the greatest impact possible.

An overview of the key milestones and timings for each grant program is provided here. Please note: these timelines are subject to change

Key dates

  • Supporting the Most Vulnerable
    • Applications under the Prevention and Early Intervention stream will close 30 April 2021.
    • Applications for the Crisis and Emergency Relief stream will close 30 June 2021.
  • Building Community
    • EOIs are now closed.
    • Those invited to apply following EOI will have until 30 April 2021 to submit their application. Applications after this date will not be progressed.
  • Strengthening and Adapting Organisations
    • Applications are now closed.

From 1 July 2021 we will return to the Community Investment Framework, Lotterywest and Healthway’s grant making strategy that was in operation before the COVID-19 Relief Fund.

We invite you to call us and discuss your ideas for the COVID-19 Relief Fund or sign up for our grants mailing list for updates on our return to the Community Investment Framework..