Grants for Veterans available

Projects focused on mental health support for younger veterans will be prioritised in the next round of the Supporting Younger Veterans grants program.

There are grants available for to support veterans' mental health.

There are grants available for to support veterans' mental health.

Minister for Veterans and Defence Personnel Darren Chester said the Supporting Younger Veterans grants help younger veterans and their families as they leave the Australian Defence Force and transition into civilian life.

Funded organisations will be required to provide a detailed report to Department of Veterans' Affairs (DVA) explaining how effective the funded projects were in helping younger veterans and their families. This information will allow DVA to continue to improve and deliver services that better meet the needs of younger veterans.

Applications are now open and will close on 1 October 2019.

Further information, including the Grant Opportunity Guidelines, Questions and Answers and details on how to apply are available on the Community Grants Hub or GrantConnect web sites.