The COVID-19 pandemic has had serious consequences for many for-purpose sector organisations which have needed to innovate and adapt rapidly to changing circumstances. To enable continued innovation and collaboration, the Sidney Myer Fund, together with Gandel Philanthropy, The Ian Potter Foundation, Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation and Vincent Fairfax Family Foundation,  is proud to announce the 'Post COVID-19 Innovation Collaboration Grant Round', with a total funding pool of $1.5 million.

These grants will support innovative, collaborative initiatives that build resilience and innovation capacity in the social and/or arts sectors with a focus on quality employment outcomes for young people and/or older women experiencing disadvantage.

Interested applicants are encouraged to access the guidelines and submit an Expression of Interest by 5pm 31 October 2021.