WDEA Works community grants and funding programs
The WDEA Works Foundation is a community grants scheme formed in 2004 with an objective to assist people with disabilities, or those highly disadvantaged by other factors, to achieve employment or access to employment opportunities. The funding program provides grants of up to $10,000 to individual programs or projects that demonstrate the ability to meet the objective of the Trust. The total value of WDEA Works Foundation community grants is up to $100,000 each year.
Funds are distributed twice yearly through two funding rounds.
The next funding round opens on Friday 15 December 2017 and closes on Friday 2 February 2018. Grant announcements will be made on Monday 5 March 2018.
The second round of 2018 funding will open on Tuesday 3 April 2018 and close on Friday 11 May 2018.
Since its inception the WDEA Works Foundation funding program has dispersed several hundred thousand dollars to a diverse range of community projects across regional Victoria and South East South Australia.
WDEA Works Foundation Grant guidelines and application
Grant guidelines and application forms are available from all WDEA Works offices or you can download them from this page. Grant applicants must use official application forms and submit their application via the nearest WDEA Works office.
- Click here to download the WDEA Works Foundation Guidelines (PDF)
- Click here to download a WDEA Works Foundation Application Form in Word Format
The Terms and Conditions of the Foundation’s grant process can be downloaded here.
Please contact WDEA Works if you require further information about the WDEA Works Foundation or any of community-focused services, which range from aged care training and ageing support courses to advertising job vacancies and providing information about the NDIS.