Powered by MOMENTUM MEDIA
Home / key enablers / Funding for national ex-service organisations

Website Notifications

Get notifications in real-time for staying up to date with content that matters to you.

Funding for national ex-service organisations

flag uniform

More than $138,000 in funding will be shared among national ex-service organisations to assist them in improving their service delivery to veterans.

Minister for Veterans' Affairs Darren Chester said he was pleased to announce the funding through the Grants-In-Aid Program.

Advertisement
Advertisement

"The Grants-In-Aid Program provides essential funding to assist national ex-service organisations to provide ongoing support to the local veteran communities throughout Australia," Minister Chester said.

"The work of these organisations is invaluable and benefits many, by investing in them it is another way that we can say 'thank you for your service' to our veterans and the organisations that support them."

The program helps to fund representational activities aimed at improving connectedness between the head office of a national organisation and its state and local branches. Ex-service organisations throughout Australia receiving funding under this program provide various type of assistance to veterans.

"These organisations represent the partners of veterans who form an integral support network, I would like to thank these organisations who tirelessly provide the essential support to veterans and their families," Minister Chester said.

Applications for the next round of Grants-In-Aid funding will open in February 2019. More information on the program is available through the Community Grants Hub

Funding for national ex-service organisations
Flag-uniform.jpg
lawyersweekly logo

more from defence connect

May 24 2019
Developing Australia’s anti-satellite capabilities as a deterrent
The increasing dependence and vulnerability of space-based intelligence, surveillance and communicat...
May 24 2019
Photo Essay: Australia’s growing amphibious capabilities
Australia’s geo-strategic reality has seen the Australian Defence Force shift its focus towards de...
Brendan Nelson, Australian War Memorial
May 23 2019
PODCAST: Commemorating Australia’s military history, Dr Brendan Nelson AO, Australian War Memorial
Dr Brendan Nelson AO’s role as director of the Australian War Memorial is one of great responsibil...
FROM THE WEB
Recommended by Spike Native Network