Grant Statistics

FY 2017 Grants Program

In the 2017 Financial year, the Foundation made grants in the following areas through its open application process.

Category Total Number of Grant Applications Total Number of Recipient Grants Total Value of Recipient Grants Awarded
Children & Youth  75  22  $476,500
Medical Research  29  8  $404,000*
Community  65  29  $415,814
Dissemination  $4,920

 

*Note: These are two year grants –  in total: $404,000 – 2016/17, $371,000 2017/18

 

The Jack Brockhoff Child Health & Wellbeing Program received $550,000 being the amount distributed to the program in 2016/2017. The Foundation is also a proud supporter each year of the Churchill Fellowships scheme, generally funding two fellowships, and a Trinity College Scholarship awarded in honour of our late Patron, Dr James Guest AM OBE VRD.

The total amount distributed this year was $1,899,844.

Children & Youth Grant Round – April 2017

  • Advocacy 1%
  • Literacy 7%
  • Music 14%
  • Mental Health 8%
  • Indigenous 3%
  • Education, Training and Employment 28%
  • Health (Inc Promotion, Peer Support and Therapy) 11%
  • Out of Home Care 7%
  • Equipment 7%
  • Capital 1%
  • Community Development 1%
  • Youth Engagement/Social Inclusion 9%
  • Homelessness 3%

Community Grants Applications by category – 2017

  • Health - 8%
  • Arts/Education - 5%
  • Addressing Disadvantage - 16%
  • Capacity Building - 2%
  • Ageing - 24%
  • Disability - 10%
  • Children & Youth Development - 10%
  • Employment - 14%
  • Volunteering - 11%