Matched funding of up to $5,000 (excluding GST) may be provided to eligible businesses to engage a consultant, advisor or business coach for up to 3 months to help establish or develop the business. The minimum grant funding amount is $1,000.
The advice must fall under 1 or more of the following areas:
- business and strategic planning
- professional business advice (i.e. information technology (IT), legal or financial)
- marketing strategy development (i.e. branding strategies, social media/digital strategies, market research).
Payment will be made directly to the business on completion of the project and on presentation of proof of payment for the service.
How to apply
Applications are now open.
When applying, refer to the application guidelines and terms and conditions.
For further information about the program and application process, refer to the application guidelines, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone 13 QGOV (13 74 68).