Not for profit community organisations in NSW can apply for funding to support 2019 NAIDOC Week events and activities.
NAIDOC Week, running this year from July 7 to 14, celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Australia's Indigenous people and this year's them is 'Voice. Treaty. Truth. Let's work together.'
Grants of up to $1000 can be applied for, with grants of $3000 available for more significant events.
Applications opened on February 18 and close Thursday, April 4.
Funding is supplied by the NSW government.
For more information visit www.aboriginalaffairs.nsw.gov.au/grants/naidoc-week-grants.
Do you know someone who has improved the lives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, their communities and beyond? Nominations for the annual NAIDOC Awards are now open.
The NAIDOC Awards are an opportunity to recognise individuals who are the cornerstone of our communities; who have contributed their talents, skills, ideas and lives to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
There are ten National Award categories to nominate for:
- Apprentice of the Year
- Artist of the Year
- Caring for Country Award
- Elder of the Year (Male)
- Elder of the Year (Female)
- Lifetime Achievement Award
- Person of the Year
- Scholar of the Year
- Sportsperson of the Year
- Youth of the Year
Entries for the National NAIDOC Awards close on 5pm (AEDT) Friday, March 29, 2019.
For more information visit www.naidoc.org.au/awards/nominations.