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New fund to help protect Queenslanders from disasters

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The Queensland Premier has announced the first round of a new $38 million fund to better protect Queensland communities from natural disasters. Local governments, state agencies and non-government organisations can now apply for a share of the $38 million Queensland Disaster Resilience Fund. Eligible applicants to the fund include local government bodies, Queensland Government departments … Read more

Apply for a Community Heritage Grant

Applications are now open for the 2019 Community Heritage Grants (CHG) round. The CHG program provides grants of up to $15,000 to community organisations such as libraries, archives, museums, genealogical and historical societies, multicultural and Indigenous groups. The grants are provided to assist with the preservation of locally owned, but nationally significant collections of materials … Read more

Get your NAIDOC Week Activity started with a Grant

The Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet invites schools, community groups, organisations and other eligible applicants to apply for grant funding to contribute to your 2019 NAIDOC event. The 2019 NAIDOC Grant Funding round is now open to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-Indigenous legal entities with the costs of local and regional NAIDOC activities across Australia. The NAIDOC … Read more

Multicultural Event Grant Funding 2018 – 2019 Now Open

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Applications close Friday, 14 September 2018. The funding round for multicultural events under the 2018-19 Celebrating Multicultural Queensland (CMQ) program is now open. The CMQ program promotes multiculturalism and supports communities to celebrate diversity and connect and welcome migrants and refugees into a wide range of community activities. What funding is available? Funding of up … Read more

Reminder – Strategic Priorities Grant Round closes 5pm Thursday 29 March

Reminder: Strategic Priorities Grant round closes 29 March

Apply now for a Strategic Priorities Grant from the State Library of Queensland and your council could receive funding up to $30,000. Councils operating public library services or Indigenous Knowledge Centres (IKCs) are encouraged to apply for funding for projects that encourage participation and learning opportunities in their community. Participation and learning projects such as … Read more

Celebrating a Queensland for All Ages – 18-26 August

Celebrating a Queensland for all ages August 18-26

Applications for Queensland Seniors Week subsidies are now open – why not apply for some funding to help celebrate seniors in your library? Queensland Seniors Week provides opportunities to promote positive community attitudes towards older people and ageing, facilitate community participation, and enhance community connections. This year celebrations continue for A Queensland for All Ages … Read more

Get fancy with professional development in Bundaberg

Bundaberg professional dveelopment

On Friday 3 March, State Library of Queensland’s Deb Miles and Matt Finch will be visiting Bundaberg’s Fairymead House to deliver a day of library learning about communication, community engagement, obtaining funding, and developing creative programs. Exploring good practice and great ideas for public libraries and their friends, Deb and Matt will be sharing strategies, challenging … Read more