Learn more about our strategic relationship with Equity Trustees

Major Grant Programs:

The below grants are generally larger than $50,000. For guidelines detailing areas of interest, see below.

To apply, please visit the Equity Trustees granting website.

ANZ Trustees Community Inclusion Program

The ANZ Trustees Community Inclusion Program aims to support social inclusion initiatives within Victoria, that ensure people have the "resources, opportunities and capabilities" they need to:

  • Learn (participate in education and training);
  • Work (participate in employment, unpaid or voluntary work including family and carer responsibilities);
  • Engage (connect with people, use local services and participate in local, cultural, civic and recreational activities); and
  • Have a voice (influence decisions that affect them).

Specific areas of interest for this program are:

  • Care of the aged in the community and residential care;
  • People with a physical or mental disability; or
  • Children with a physical disability.

Grants of up to $100,000 per annum for up to 3 years are available.

Please review the guidelines:

ANZ Trustees Organisation Capacity Building Program

The ANZ Trustees Organisation Capacity Building Program aims to build the capacity of small and medium sized charitable organisations (annual revenue less than $4 million) within Victoria. Grants are provided for activities that will support organisations to achieve a stepchange in their organisational effectiveness and impact thus enabling them to better achieve their mission. Areas of focus for this program are:

  • Strategy, governance and leadership capacity
  • Change management capacity
  • Management capacity
  • Operational capacity

Grants of up to $100,000 per annum for up to 3 years are available.

Please review the guidelines:

William Buckland Foundation

The William Buckland Foundation provides funding to support activities, organisations and project which focus on the health and wellbeing, particularly children and young people, scientific and educational activities, particularly agriculture to create lasting benefit for the Victorian community.

Please review the guidelines:

Further information:

Felton Bequest Major Grants

The Felton Bequest supports the development of ideas and catalytic projects that support women and families in the raising of children and that have the potential to enhance the physical and emotional health of women, children and young people within Victoria.

Please review the guidelines:

Further information:

The JO & JR Wicking Trust


The JO & JR Wicking Trust aims to achieve systematic change through enduring positive impact in the areas of care for the aged, problems associated with ageing and Alzheimer's disease. The Wicking Trust is proud to have established partnerships with Vision Australia and the Microsurgery Foundation. 

Each grant will be in the order of $100,000+ per annum and will usually span 3-5 years in duration to achieve impact.

Please review the guidelines:

For medical and scientific research grants in relation to Alzheimer's disease please go to the Health & Medical (National) section of the ANZ Trustees website.

 

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