EastWeb Fund

Up to $2,000 is available for projects within Victoria working with Indigenous, Asylum Seeker or Refugee communities.



The EastWeb Fund is a sub-fund of the Australian Communities Foundation run by a group of young people who recognise that Indigenous, Asylum Seeker and Refugee communities experience significant marginalisation and discrimination which hamper their ability to fully participate in community life.

The group works to counter this disadvantage, promote community capacity and self-determination.

The EastWeb Fund is also committed to developing partnerships which promote equality and understanding between Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities. We also promote the full participation of Refugee and Asylum Seeker communities in the wider community.



The EastWeb Fund aims to support, financially and in kind, projects based in Victoria that work for and with these communities to combat disadvantage and create long term change.



The EastWeb Fund gives small grants of up to $2,000 to projects within Victoria working with Indigenous, Asylum Seeker or Refugee communities.


Eligible Projects

The EastWeb Fund funds projects that build the capacity of communities to create long term strategies for change. Eastweb can also help source in-kind support for your project, including volunteers to support your project, assistance with grant-writing or businesses willing to donate their products or services.


Eligible Applicants

EastWeb gives small grants to projects within Victoria working with Indigenous, Asylum Seeker or Refugee communities in the areas of:

  • health care;
  • employment;
  • education; and
  • cultural heritage promotion and maintenance.



Eastweb always welcomes applications – Please note that although there are no closing dates for applications to EastWeb, applications will be assessed every second month (January, March, May, July, September, November). It may take up to three months to advise on the outcome of an application.


Expert Assistance

Writing a good quality grant application is a critical element in the application process. An application needs to be well thought through, written concisely, have clear objectives and purpose, and show clear links to the objectives of the grant guidelines.

The grant application must answer all questions, provide all required information and respond to the merit criteria. It should also reflect your organisation’s business strategy.

Writing a good application takes time and effort, and requires particular writing skills.

Bulletpoint are expert grant consultants and can assist with all aspects of grant preparation.

Call us on (03) 9005 6789 or email to discuss further.

We have significant experience in applying for grants. Typical areas where we can be of assistance include:

    • Demonstrating the identified need;
    • Highlighting the relevance to current government policies and priorities;
    • Complete the Project Plan and Budget Projections;
    • Identify Outcomes that are measurable;
    • Detail the applicant organisation’s experience or expertise in undertaking the project/s;
    • Calculating the value for money; and
    • Demonstrating capacity to deliver quality outcomes


 Additional Information

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