JobTrainer Employment Jumpstart Grants Program ACT

This program provides funding to ACT organisations to help them provide training options for vulnerable underemployed cohorts.

The grant is no longer available

What you get?

Funding of up to $250,000.

Who is this for?

ACT organisations delivering training and work-readiness programs.


This program aims to provide accessible training options and wraparound support services for vulnerable cohorts, including unemployed and underemployed Canberrans and youth-at-risk.

Funding is available to:

  • group training organisations
  • registered training organisations
  • community organisations
  • businesses
  • employers
  • industry associations.

What are the eligibility criteria?

Organisations applying for funding must:

  • deliver programs within the ACT
  • complete delivery of the projects by 30 June 2023
  • include accredited training delivered by an RTO with a current ACT Training Initiative Funding Agreement (TIFA)
  • have current Public Liability insurance coverage to a minimum level of $10 million
  • have an Australian business number (ABN)
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST), if applicable.

Organisations should also ensure that project participants meet specified eligibility requirements.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at JobTrainer Employment Jumpstart Grants Program.

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