The fund supports initiatives in remote regions that have a positive impact on economic development, employment opportunities and improving governance and capacity in communities.
Activities submitted for these grants programs must demonstrate clear outcomes and ongoing benefits for remote Aboriginal Territorians.
2019-20 Remote Aboriginal Governance & Capacity Building Grant Program - now open
If you are an Aboriginal community controlled organisation or corporation that provides services to remote Aboriginal communities across the Northern Territory, you may be eligible to apply for a Governance and Capacity Building Grant.
The Remote Aboriginal Governance and Capacity Building Grant Program is available to support remote communities across the Northern Territory to strengthen their capacity and capabilities to actively enhance their governance and operational processes, structures and rules to meet their community aspirations.
Funding is available for projects that will benefit remote Aboriginal people by:
- improving governance
- building capacity - leadership, skills and expertise
- improving operational management skills and expertise
- contributing to community capacity building
- increasing community input into service delivery.