WA opens regional funding
The Western Australian Government has opened the first round of Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants for community-led projects to drive economic growth and job creation.
A total of $6.25 million has been allocated for the first year of the program, to be delivered locally by the State's nine Regional Development Commissions, this will provide almost $700,000 in each region.
Up to $250,000 is available for individual projects that promote sustainable jobs, partnerships, productivity, skills and capability, as well as stimulate new investment and industry diversification.
RED Grants are available to local governments, training institutions, not-for-profit organisations and registered businesses.
More information about the RED Grants Program, including guidelines and application details, is available here