30 August 2019 12:00 am Australia/Hobart
The Healthy Tasmania Fund will provide grant funding to community organisations to improve the health and wellbeing of their communities.
The new Healthy Tasmania Fund grants program will focus on the following areas:
- reducing smoking
- reducing obesity and the levels of overweight Tasmanians
- improving healthy eating and/or physical activity.
Grants up to $200,000 will be available for projects or initiatives up to two years in duration.
The Government will provide a total of $1.4 million in funding in 2019-20.
Applications close on 30 August 2019.
To be eligible for funding your organisation must:
- be an incorporated not-for-profit legal entity, or be sponsored by an incorporated organisation or a not-for-profit legal entity (this includes local government)
- have an office or branch in Tasmania and be proposing to undertake the project in Tasmania.
For more information, including the guidelines and how to apply, visit www.health.tas.gov.au/healthytasmaniafund