Be Connected grant program

As part of the Be Connected program, there is a range of grants available to community organisations in the Network to support older people in their communities to embrace digital.

These are the grants available to Be Connected Network Partners:

Start up or expand your Be Connected digital skills program with up to $20,000 in grants available.

Past opportunities:

The following are grant opportunities that were previously available to Be Connected Network Partners, and are now closed for applications. If you'd like to be alerted to when new grants are available subscribe to the Network Partner Newsletter.

$1,500 grant to host an event to promote your program

One-off $2,000 grant to help you get started in the Be Connected Network

Grants of $50,000 to support the delivery of the Be Connected program in your community or networks

$5,000 grants available to loan devices and data to socially isolated or disadvantaged learners over 50.

$1,000 grants to host an event during Get Online Week (18 - 24 October 2021)

If you have any questions on the Be Connected grant program, contact our support team at