Grants and Awards

Participation (Women’s) Grants

The Participation (Women’s) Grants provide funding for innovative projects that promote the health and wellbeing of ACT women and girls, in line with the priorities of the ACT Women’s Plan 2016-26.

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ACT Safety Grants

ACT Women’s Safety Grants provide funding to support innovate projects to advance priorities identified in the Third Action Plan under the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2010-2022External Link

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Audrey Fagan Young Women's Enrichment Grants

CLOSES: 5pm Monday 19 August 2019 

The program provides young women between the ages of 12 and 18 with an opportunity to realise their dreams with a mentor by awarding one-off grants of up to $2,000.

Applicants, who must be ACT residents or undertaking study in the ACT, will have the opportunity to make decisions, take responsibility, and initiate projects in collaboration with experienced mentors. These grants encourage and enable young ACT women to develop or enhance their skills in their area of passion and have the potential to increase women’s participation in decision-making and leadership roles both now and into the future.


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ACT Women’s Awards

The ACT Women’s Awards honour individual women who have made an outstanding contribution to the lives of women and girls in the ACT.

ACT Woman of the Year - all nominees are automatically considered in this category.

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ACT Prevention of Violence Awards

The ACT Violence Prevention Awards recognise projects, organisations and individuals who are making significant contributions to the  prevention of violence against women and children in the ACT.

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