Grants and Funding Assistance

RDA Sunshine Coast offers a range of support services to connect businesses and community groups with government funding. We do this through workshops and networking events, regional reports and facts sheets, access to economic development and community profiling tools, research services for strategic projects and advocacy and advice​.

Grants for Growth

Regional Development Australia Sunshine Coast (RDASC) will be holding more free grants events as part of its Grants for Growth series for 2020. Stay tuned for details.

Join our Network​

To keep up to date with regionally relevant grant news, local businesses, not-for-profits, community groups, grant writers and service providers are encouraged to join our network.

We also welcome you to share your views on how RDA Sunshine Coast’s Grant Support Program can best assist local businesses and not-for-profits.

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Economic Development Tools

Benchmark planned projects and events against key economic and employment statistics for their sector and the region.

Community Profile Tools

Easy-find socio-demographic statistics and information to contextualise planned projects and demonstrate relevance to the region.

Data & Research Service

Request strategic review and feedback on grant applications, including assistance with economic and event impact modelling for the region (subject to assessment against regional priorities).

Regional Reports & Fact Sheets

RDA Sunshine Coast is generating a library of quick reference resources for the Sunshine Coast region.

Letters of Support

If you are applying for government funding and require a letter of support from RDA Sunshine Coast, please complete a Letter of Support Request.


For large-scale complex projects of regional significance please contact one of our friendly team members to discuss.

Tips for Grant Success

Grants for Growth 2_3_Adopting an evidence-based approach to grant writing


 The .id Grant Application Guide


Top 3 Tips for a Competitive CBA