Regional Employment Trial
The trial takes into account regional variations to help ensure that local economic opportunities are better promoted to Australians looking for work and employment services providers.
In trial regions, Employment Facilitators will work with Regional Development Australia (RDA) committees to enable local stakeholders to address employment issues. RDA committees will play a key role in the identification, assessment and promotion of RET projects to ensure they align with local needs.
Stakeholders could include local governments, employers, training organisations, not-for-profits, employment services providers and other community organisations able to provide employment and training related opportunities and assistance to unemployed people.
The trial will deliver:
- stronger connections between regional stakeholders, including employment services providers
- tailored employment initiatives that meet local needs
- improved awareness of local labour markets
- the potential for improved regional employment outcomes
To view more information click here.
Up to $100,000 is available from Building Partnerships Grants to help revenue generating startups become the high-growth, job-creating businesses of tomorrow. The grants are designed to: complete pilot projects with key customers, providing evidence to accelerate...read more
This funding has $50,000 available to support projects that will improve the lives of Australians in need. There are three rounds for community grants and each round has a different theme. If your dream fits the criteria and is eligible apply for your chance to...read more
This fund has up to $3 million available to undertake projects that support innovation and the exploration of new market for forest products. Loans of up to 100% of the net, GST exclusive cost of the works to a maximum of $3 million per project are available. Loans...read more
The CDIC Defence Global Competitiveness Grants will help Australian SMEs to invest in projects that build export capability to build a stronger, more sustainable and globally competitive Australian defence industry. The grant amount will be up to 50 per cent of...read more