Schools Plus grant applications open 20 July

Schools seeking new funding for projects that explore innovative, creative and progressive approaches to education can now apply to Schools Plus’ 2020 open round.  

Funding from $20,000 to $250,000 will be available for schools across Australia. For more information on the types of grants available, visit

Both individual schools or clusters of schools can seek funding for medium or long-term projects. Until Monday 7 September, schools can submit a simple Expression of Interest (EOI) to be matched with a donor who will provide funding for their strategic project. 

Schools Plus is a national organisation that connects schools in disadvantaged communities with donors who are passionate about education. Since 2015, Schools Plus has funded over 700 projects around Australia, benefiting more than 230,000 students and 12,500 teachers.  

Schools eligible for support through Schools Plus have a value below 1000 on the Index of Community Socio-Educational Advantage (ICSEA). 

For more information and to apply, visit