Pride Foundation Australia (PFA) & Sidney Myer Fund Grant Round 1 2022 EOI

Pride Foundation Australia (PFA) & Sidney Myer Fund Grant Round 1 2022 EOI

This Pride Foundation Australia (PFA) & Sidney Myer Fund grant round will focus on supporting LGBTQIA+ refugees and people seeking asylum. They encourage projects that are collaborations between refugee and asylum seeker agencies or groups and LGBTQIA+ agencies or groups.

Where an LGBTIQ+ refugee-led group is partnering with another organisation we encourage equal partnerships and co-design. One of the organisations/groups must have DGR status. Projects should aim to assist LGBTQIA+ people who are refugees or seeking asylum in any of the following areas:

  • Improving access to stable housing,
  • Enhancing education and/or workforce participation
  • Enhancing support for community connection and improving settlement outcomes
  • Improving health and/or health literacy
  • Supporting links to LGBTIQ services and supports
  • Enhancing cultural engagement and development
  • Improving LGBTQIA+ inclusive practice in services.

Projects may have a duration of up to two years and include any of the following:

  • Community development, or
  • Education initiatives, or
  • Applied, community-led research with tangible outcomes in the field, or
  • Events including arts and cultural or conferences.

Expressions of Interest close: Monday, 14 March 2022, 5.00pm. Those short listed will be advised by 1 April and will be invited to submit a full application.

More information and EOI form.

Contact: Rhonda Brown, 0419 309 540 or grants@pridefoundation.org.au


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