Applying for a DSS grant

If you would like to apply for a DSS grant:

Information for applicants and grantees is available through the Community Grants Hub, including links to GrantConnect where you will find: 

  • grant opportunity guidelines when a round opens
  • answers to commonly asked questions
  • guidance to write a successful grant application 
  • other supporting information. 

Applicants will be required to become a registered user with GrantConnect to apply for a grant.

You can also subscribe to receive notifications through the Community Grants Hub and/or GrantConnect for new grant opportunities.

Outcomes of previous grant rounds can also be found on GrantConnect.

Learn more about:

  • DSS Feedback and Complaints - this page details how all DSS clients can make a complaint, give a compliment or offer suggestions that can help DSS, including the Community Grants Hub, improve its services.
  • National Redress Scheme Grant Connected Policy – restricts access to Australian Government grant funding for institutions that have not joined or signified their intent to join the National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse
  • Child Safety – provides child safety guidance to DSS funded organisations;

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