Expression of Interest Form

    The Balnaves Foundation disperses over $3 million annually to eligible organisations that create a better Australia through education, medicine and the arts with a focus on young people, the disadvantaged and Indigenous Australia.

    If your organisation primarily works in one or more of these areas then we would be happy to consider an online expression of interest from you. The Balnaves Foundation is open to receive your online expression of interest at any time, there are no closing dates.

    The online expression of interest is the first stage in applying for funding. It will be considered by the Foundation team. You will receive a response within four weeks, that will either:

    1. Advise that we would like to receive more information and/or arrange a meeting to discuss your expression of interest.

    2. Notify you that your expression of interest was unsuccessful.


    Before completing this expression of interest form please review the Who We Are and What We Fund sections of our website.

    Is your organisation a charity with DGR 1 status? (required).

    What is the primary focus of your organisation?
    Please check the area your organisation directly relates to. (Please note if your organisation does not focus on one or more of these areas it is unlikely that your EOI will progress)(required).

    What areas does this project align with? (required).
    EducationYoung PeopleMedicineDisadvantagedArtsIndigenous Australia

    Your Organisation

    Organisation Name (required)

    ABN (required)

    Street Number (required)

    Address (required)

    Suburb / City (required)

    State (required)

    Postcode (required)


    Postal Address (if different from above)

    Street Number


    Suburb / City



    Primary contact for this Expression of Interest

    Contact Name (required)

    Phone Number (required)

    Contact Email (required)

    Please attach your most recent annual report (with financial statements). Please send your annual report (with financial statements) to if you encounter issues uploading your file. Please note this will be added to your EOI automatically and you will not receive a response to your email, nor will any additional material be viewed as part of your EOI.

    Project Details

    Project Name (required)

    Amount Requested (required)

    Total Budget (required)

    Commencement Date (required)

    Length of project (required).

    Is this an existing Project? (required)

    What age demographic does this project cater to?
    Please check the area(s) your project relates to.

    Explain the identified need/problem that the project addresses and how is it verified? (required). (Must be no more than 200 words)

    Describe the project (required). (Must be no more than 200 words)

    Review and Submit

    This is the last step of the expression of interest form, we invite you to use the 'back' button below, to review your application, then click submit.

    You will receive an automated email once your expression of interest has been successfully submitted. The automated email will also invite your feedback on the online process, we value your feedback.