• Successful Grant Submissions

    Capacity Building Grants

    The Department of Finance’s Capacity Building Grants (Grants) were designed in consultation with Partnership Forum members to offer a transparent and accountable means of providing immediate capacity building support to the public and Not-For-Profit (NFP) sectors.

    The Department of Finance is responsible for the funds associated with the Grants.

    Submissions have been awarded for the 2016-17 Capacity Building Grants. Individual Capacity Building Grants were awarded up to $100,000 (GST inclusive).

    For the 2016-17 Grants, 20 applications were received totaling $1,769,446. Of these applications, four submissions totaling $400,000 were successful, as follows:

    NFP Peak Body Organisation

    Proposal Title

    $

    Linkwest Inc. Co-design for Thriving Communities Project: Phase 2 $100,000
    People with Disabilities WA Inc. Connect with me: Building a sustainable co-design network of people with disability $100,000

    WA Association of Mental Health
    Consumer Centred Service Integration – The What and How $100,000
    Youth Affairs Council of Western Australia Leveraging Reform Engagement and Momentum $100,000
    TOTAL $400,000

    For the 2015-16 Grants, 14 applications were received totalling $1,198,550. Of these applications, five submissions totalling $480,643 were successful, as follows:

    NFP Peak Body Organisation

    Proposal Title

    $

    Linkwest Inc. Co-design for Thriving Communities $100,000
    National Disability Services Collaborating to Prioritise the Mission: Structural Options to Achieve Financial Sustainability and Continuity of Client Services $100,000

    WA Association of Mental Health
    Increasing Member Participation: Advocacy and Co-design Training $80,643
    Western Australian Council of Social Services Building Capacity in Co-Designing Community Services $100,000
    Youth Affairs Council of Western Australia YACWA Youth Sector Support for the Aboriginal Youth Services Investment Reforms $100,000
    TOTAL $480,643