Applications now open for 2023 DonateLife Community Awareness Grants
This grant opportunity supports the Organ and Tissue Authority’s community awareness program — a nationally coordinated program to increase awareness about organ and tissue donation. The program seeks to encourage Australians to talk about donation, register as organ and tissue donors, and to let their families know they want to be a donor.
Applications are open for community-based initiatives during 2023, with a total of $385,000 in funding available across two categories:
- National events
National community awareness events that reach a mass youth audience to encourage registrations on the Australian Organ Donor Register.
- Innovative digital projects
Strategic digital activities targeting young people to encourage registrations on the Australian Organ Donor Register.
2023 Grant Guidelines
The guidelines outline eligibility and assessment criteria for all applications, and information about how to apply.
- Category 1: National events (word document, 330KB)
- Category 2: Innovative digital projects (word document, 330KB)
Applications close 10:00am AEDST Monday 12 December 2022.
For more information or questions, please contact email@example.com by COB Monday 5 December 2022
We have partnered with a broad group of national partners and community groups that help us to increase our reach and engagement about organ and tissue donation in more Australian homes.
DonateLife Partnerships have been awarded to 7 organisations in the sport, media and health care sectors as part of the 2020-21 Budget measure: Partnerships – Promoting Organ and Tissue Donation, providing funding of up to $4.0 million over four years from 2020-21 to 2023-24.
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Community Awareness Grants
Our Community Awareness Grants support community-based awareness and education activities that contribute to increasing public understanding of and support for organ and tissue donation for transplantation.
Successful grants awarded through the DonateLife Community Awareness Grants program were announced in March 2022.
Applications are currently open for 2023 Community Awareness Grants. Please see top of this page for further information.
See: Our partners
We publish all open and competitive approaches to market on the Australian Government’s online tendering system, AusTender.