26TEN Grants TAS

26TEN Grants provide businesses and peak bodies with funding to help them improve the literacy and numeracy skills of their workers.

Closes in 181 days

Closing date: 17 Feb 2023

What you get?

Between $5,000 and $50,000.

Who is this for?

Tasmanian businesses and peak bodies.


These grants support employers and peak bodies to run projects to improve literacy and numeracy of Tasmanian workers (paid and volunteers).

Projects can include improving all aspects of workplace communication, for example:

  • improving the reading, writing and maths skills of employees, so they can do their jobs better
  • training employees to write work documents in plain English
  • training supervisors and managers to support employees with low literacy.

What are the eligibility criteria?

This program is open to:

  • employers operating in Tasmania
  • Tasmanian industry associations and peak bodies
  • a consortium of small or microbusinesses
  • registered training organisations, provided they are in partnership with Tasmanian employers, industry associations and peak bodies.

To be eligible for funding, projects must provide support to employees to improve their reading, writing or maths skills (minimum 50% of the project).

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at 26TEN Grants for Employers.