Apply now: Grants open to Queensland-based enterprises

Application deadlines for the following two grants fall in December 2019.


Social Enterprise Grants Program

The aim of the Social Enterprise Grants Program is to provide funding to enable social enterprises to access professional advice and support in the critical early stages of establishing and growing their business, and to assist in testing ideas in the market or using technology to achieve their reach and mission.

A 50% funding contribution (excluding GST) will be provided to successful applicants following completion of their project. Funding of between $5,000 and $50,000 (excluding GST) may be provided to eligible social enterprises to engage business consultants, mentors or digital experts to assist them to establish and grow their business and to grow their mission.

More information including eligibility criteria can be found here.

Applications close 5pm Monday 2 December.

Small Business Digital Grants Program

The Small Business Digital Grants Program is intended to provide small businesses with funds to access digital technologies and services that will help them work smarter, engage with the global economy and make the most of online business opportunities.

Eligible Queensland-based businesses can apply for matched funding of up to $10,000 (excluding GST) to purchase hardware, software and digital services.

The minimum grant funding is $1,000. The business must show how the digital technology or service purchased and adopted will enhance the digital capabilities of their business, and help them to be more competitive and employ more staff.

Round 7 opens next week on 11 November and closes on 10 December 2019.

For more information visit:

This information constitutes general information only and is current as of November 2019.

MBIP can provide formal cost estimates for IP-related work if these are required to support a grant application.
In addition, we can provide you with details of consultants who may be able to assist you with the grant application process.