Funding & Grants

Below are the details of some ongoing and current grants available to the Southern Inland community. 

There are many more grants available and this list is not intended to be an exhaustive list. Grant Finder allows you to search for specific grants or types of grants.

Grants Closing Soon

 Pitch to Pilot - closing 22nd October 2018

The Pitch to Pilot Program provides companies with an opportunity to pitch their innovative technologies and solutions to the NSW Government.

Fostering Integration Grants - closing 9th November 2018

The aim of the Program is to support migrants to integrate into Australia. Grants will fund services, activities and events that seek to work with newly arrived migrants, first and second generation migrants, communities showing early signs of or potential for integration challenges and/or racial, religious or cultural intolerance.

Building Better Regions Fund Round Three - closing 15th November 2018

For Round 3, $200 million is available, with up to $45 million of this funding earmarked to support tourism related infrastructure projects.

Goulburn Local Solutions Grant - closing 14th December

Grants of up to $15,000 are available for new approaches to promote healthy lifestyles through changing community attitudes and behaviour, and creating environments that support people to make healthier choices in the Goulburn-Mulwaree Local Government Area. Contact Emma Woolley on 6150 7545 or email

Sponsorship Grants for Student Science Engagement and International Competitions - closing once funds are allocated

Provides organisations with grants of between $1,000 to $20,000 to sponsor eligible students to participate in conferences, competitions and other STEM related events.

CWA of NSW Drought Aid – closing once funds are allocated

Assistance to help meet household expenses for drought affected families, up to a maximum of $3,000 per family/household, is available to eligible applicants. Applicants who apply must rely on farming for the majority of their income.  

Regional Tourism Product Development Program - closing 30th June 2019 

Funding for new accommodation projects that increase capacity for the region, infrastructure projects that can clearly demonstrate that they will drive increased overnight visitation to the region, visitor signposting, tour development or new attractions and experiences.

Regional Cooperative Tourism Marketing Program - closing 30th June 2019

 Available to undertake a Cooperative Tourism Marketing Program which will be led by Destination NSW.

Growing Local Economies Fund - closes once funds are fully allocated 

Grant to turbocharge new regional economic opportunities and enliven local economies.

Export and Regional Wine Support Package - closes once funds are allocated 

3 Grant Programs available totalling $50 million to support small to medium wine exporters and to support the growth of regional wine tourism

Incubator Support Grant - New and Existing Incubators - closes once funds are allocated 

To help develop new incubators in regional areas and to support high-performing existing incubators. 

How we can help

RDA Central West has developed a Guide to Successful Grant Writing to help make sure you have the best possible chance of winning that grant. Click below to read the guide. 



Be sure to also regularly check our Facebook and Twitter page for grants updates. 

Contact us to seek direct support. In addition to sourcing relevant data, we can  provide letters of support and feedback on your grant applications. 


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