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Premier’s First State Super Financial Literacy and Capability Scholarship

Applications are open for the NSW Government’s Financial Literacy and Capability Scholarship.

Applications are open to teachers currently teaching in NSW primary schools and those teaching mathematics, commerce, business studies, economics, business and public administration or related fields in NSW secondary schools and TAFE NSW campuses.


CRANAplus Bush Support Service Workshops

CRANAplus Bush Support Service Psychologists are visiting as many areas as possible to promote best-practices in managing stress and having difficult conversations with distressed patients and clients in May. This service is to assist communities in coping with the social and emotional impact of the severe drought in NSW.


Boosting Health Businesses in the Bush event

The University of Sydney in partnership with the Western NSW Health Research Network (WHRN) and supported by the NSW Government Boosting Business Innovation Program is hosting a workshop in Orange on Friday 5th April 2019.

If you are you interested in boosting innovation in your health business or would you like to find out how your business can grow with a little help from our expert researchers?


Message from the CEO, Julia Andrews

We are all really excited here at RDA Central West about the recent news enabling us to expand the STEM Industry School Partnerships (SISP) program into more rural towns and schools across the Central West in 2019.

Following the highly successful pilot that ran in three NSW regions in 2018 (Central West, Hunter and Southern Inland) the NSW Department of Education has committed funding for 2019.


Aust-China Agricultural Cooperation Agreement

The Australian Government has opened applications for its Australia-China Agricultural Co-operation Agreement.

The Government under the 2019 Australia–China Agricultural Cooperation Agreement grant opportunity is inviting applicants to apply to; undertake a Project in Australia and/or China, or undertake a Trade Mission to China.


Veterans Grants in Aid Funding

The Australian Government is inviting applications in an open process to apply to deliver services under the Veterans Community Care and Support Outcome – Grants in Aid Program over 1 year in the 2019-20 financial year.

The program aims to support the role of national ex-service organisations (ESOs) which provide coordinating and representational support within the veteran and Defence community.


Community Child Care Fund Round 2

The Australian Government is inviting applications from eligible child care services in an open competitive process to apply to deliver services under the Community Child Care Fund from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2021.

The CCCF is part of the Australian Government’s Child Care Safety Net, which contributes to giving the most vulnerable children a strong start in life while supporting parents into work.


Safer Communities Fund Round 4

The Federal Government’s Safer Communities Fund Round 4 is open for application.

It provides schools and pre-schools, community organisations and local councils with grants of between $50,000 and $1.5 million for security infrastructure and engagement activities to protect children in the community who are at risk of attack, harassment or violence stemming from racial or religious intolerance.



Landcare Smart Farming Partnerships Round 2

The Australian Government is inviting applications for projects to deliver services under the National Landcare Program – Smart Farming Partnerships Round 2.

Projects are expected to commence before the end of 2019 and be complete by 30 April 2023.

Smart Farming Partnerships is an open, competitive, grant opportunity to support substantial, complex projects that are to be delivered in consortium partnerships to trial, develop and implement innovative tools and practices.


NDIS Providers Program Grants

The Australian Government is inviting applications in an open competitive process to deliver activities under the Support for NDIS Providers Program through the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission.

The Support for NDIS Providers Program is a new four year grants program of up to $17.6 million from 2018-19 to 2021-22, for a national information and education program to develop and grow a quality market in the NDIS, emphasising compliance obligations through the lens of the people with disability accessing NDIS supports and services.


Solar Communities Program

The Federal Government has invested $5 million into the Solar Communities Program which will provide four grants of up to $12,500 for eligible community organisations for small-scale solar and battery projects. This is part of the Federal Governments $50 million investment in the Energy Efficient Communities Program.