Grant open: 20 Million Trees Round Three

June 21, 2017 by in News


The Australian Government is seeking applications from eligible groups or individuals interested in undertaking a tree planting project as part of the 20 Million Trees Program. Applications are invited for projects seeking funding between $20,000 and $100,000 (GST exclusive).

This is the third, and final, 20 Million Trees Competitive Grants Round.


Applications will be accepted from eligible individuals, landholders, community groups, Indigenous groups, non-government organisations and state, territory and local government agencies.

Projects may occur on public and private land; in urban, peri urban and regional areas across Australia.

There is no limit to the number of applications applicants can submit. Each application will be for a single 20 Million Trees Project.

Refer to Part 3 of the Guidelines for the eligibility and funding conditions for Applicants, Projects and Activities.

Round Three projects must be prepared to commence before 1 December 2017 and must be able to be completed by:

  • 30 June 2019, for Projects seeking grant funding of $20,000 to $60,000 (GST exclusive); or
  • 30 June 2020, for Projects seeking grant funding of $60,010 to $100,000 (GST exclusive).

Closing date

Applications close: 2.00pm AEST (Canberra time) Tuesday 15 August 2017

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