We encourage projects that are collaborations between refugee and asylum seeker agencies or groups and LGBTQIA+ agencies or groups. Where an LGBTIQ+ refugee-led group is partnering with another organisation we encourage equal partnerships and co-design. One of the organisations/groups must have DGR status. Projects should aim to assist LGBTQIA+ people who are refugees or seeking asylum in any of the following areas:
Projects may have a duration of up to two years and include any of the following:
The following activities will not be funded:
Applicants must submit an expression of interest by email to PFA using the appropriate form by 5pm Friday 2 September 2022. Those short listed will be advised by mid-September and will be invited to submit a full application using the Sidney Myer Fund online application system by Friday 21 October 2022. The successful applicant will be advised in December, with the project to start no earlier than 1st January 2023.