Application process

Please note, we have postponed the opening of our next grant round until the 3rd of July whilst we navigate through the impacts of Covid-19.
We appreciate your patience with this change of date and will provide further updates for the next grant round closer to this opening date. Thank you.

Key Dates 

Application Process


A two-step process has been initiated for the Bennelong Foundation's bi-annual open granting rounds.  Step 1 is a submission of an Expression of Interest (EOI). Step 2 is an invited application for shortlisted submissions.

The Foundation is only able to 
accept applications from organisations
which carry Deductible Gift Recipient Status, Item 1 of Section30-15 from Australian Taxation Office.


For organisations looking to submit an EOI, please follow the following process:


1. Review

Review our funding focus areas, target communities and funding criteria to ensure your program or project is aligned with the Bennelong Foundation’s funding framework.

2. Register



Register to receive your personalised online Expression of Interest (EOI) form. HERE

Preview of the application HERE.

3. Complete & Submit


Complete and submit your Expression Of Interest by 5pm, 31st January to be considered for funding at the April 2020 board meeting.

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