Sectors funded within this scheme include:
- Social Welfare
- Medical Research
- Conservation & Environment
- Education, and
- Arts & Culture
Past funding has been provided for a wide range of projects at different developmental stages including; pilot and existing projects, capacity building requests and support for early career researchers.
Funding & Duration
Grants are funded to a maximum of $200,000 per application.
As a guide, grants generally range between $10,000 and $100,000. In 2016, the average grant was approximately $60,000.
To be eligible for funding from the trusts and endowments that are managed by Perpetual, organisations must have at least one of the following:
- Australian Taxation Office Charity Tax Concession status (TCC)
- Australian Taxation Office Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) endorsement and is covered by Item 1 of the table in section 30-15 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997.
Funding to direct individuals is not supported by this scheme.
The University is eligible to apply for this scheme, however a maximum number of three applications in total from the University will be accepted for submission.
Please contact the Research Branch as soon as possible if you intent to submit an application.
Submission Requirements & Internal Due Date
Applicants should contact their Head of School to discuss their intention to submit as only on application per Department will be accepted.
An Expression of Interest must be submitted to the Research Branch for internal review by 11 November 2016.
EOI’s should include a sort summary of your grant proposal, and a rough budget.
- Shortlisted applicants will be notified by the 16 of November 2016.
- Full applications must be submitted to the Research Branch by 25 November 2016
- The University’s Grant Application Cover Sheet must accompany your application