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The Veteran Welbeing Grants (VWG) Program is a targeted competitive program that accepts applicants annually, and is an amalgamation of the Veteran and Community Grants program and Supporting Younger Veterans Grants program.

Applications are now open and close 9:00 pm AEDT on Thursday 8 December 2022.

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The objectives of the program are to:

  • maintain and improve the independence and quality of life for members of the veteran community by providing funding for projects that sustain or enhance health and social wellbeing
  • deliver services to the veteran community that build community capacity for the future that is not already provided by Commonwealth or state funding
  • expand on existing services offered to veterans in new regions within Australia or in the development of new services that will be offered in more than one location
  • raise awareness of the important issues faced by the veteran community.


To be eligible you must be either:

  • an ex-service organisation (ESO) applying in your own right
  • an ESO aplying as the lead member of a consortium
  • a non-ESO applying as the lead member of a consortium with at least one ESO

and  be one of the following legal entity types:

  • Company
  • Cooperative
  • Incorporated Association
  • Indigenous Corporation
  • Statutory Entity.