Current Grants and Funding Opportunities

The RDA Sunshine Coast offers a range of support services to connect business and community groups with government funding.
You will find current funding opportunities aligned with our strategic priorities regularly featured here.
Links to a broader range of government grant and funding opportunities can be explored through the search tools below. To find out more about our grant support services and network click here.

Business Development Fund

The Business Development Fund focuses on the growth of innovative Queensland businesses, particularly in the emerging industries of tomorrow.
It will create high value, knowledge-based and skilled jobs now and into the future. The Fund offers an opportunity to access $80 million of investment to help unlock their innovative potential.

Funds available: Between $125,000 and $2.5 million. Status: Ongoing.Find out more

Jobs and Regional Growth Fund

The $150 million Jobs and Regional Growth Fund is part of the government’s broader Jobs and Regional Growth Package, targeted at growing regional economies and creating long-term jobs for Queenslanders.
In South-East Queensland, projects located in areas with higher than average unemployment may be considered.
Funds available: Between $100,000 to over $10 million. Status: Ongoing.Find out more

Other Business and Community Funding

GrantConnect (Aust Govt)

GrantConnect provides centralised publication of forecast and current Australian Government grant opportunities and grants awarded.

Grants Finder (Qld Govt)

Find a grant or assistance in Queensland including information on grants, rebates, loans, subsidies or training.

business.gov.au

The Australian Government’s business.gov.au site has information on grants and assistance for business from all levels of government.

Trade and Investment QLD​​

TIQ’s regional network provides localised knowledge and assistance to small to medium enterprises to maximise investment and export outcomes for Queensland.

Advance Queensland

Are you an innovator? Browse the range of grants and assistance from Advance Queensland for startups and entrepreneurs.

Community Grants

Browse Queensland Government grants and resources for community organisations

Austrade Export Grants

The Export Market Development Grants scheme is a financial assistance program for aspiring and current exporters.

FIAL GRANTS

Food Innovation Australia Limited (FIAL) has a range of grants to support innovation in the food and agribusiness sector.

Sunshine Coast Council Grants

Sunshine Coast Operators can access the City’s business growth programs, networking and high-level coaching to drive your enterprise forward.

Noosa Council Grants​

Noosa Council provides a range of services to support and assist the community and individuals to meet community needs