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QMHW Grants

Queensland community groups can apply for a total of $85,000 in grant funding to help spread awareness and contribute to improved mental health and wellbeing in their local community.

Queensland Mental Health Week (QMHW) Grants are funded by the Commission to support community groups across the State to host community mental health awareness events and activities held during QMHW, from 6-14 October 2018.

Grants up to $2500 (excluding GST) are available to cover or contribute to costs for QMHW registered events and activities. This could include venue hire, merchandise, printing or photocopying, refreshments or engaging a mental health specialist.

The grant program is funded by the Queensland Mental Health Commission and managed by the Commission’s partner, the Queensland Alliance for Mental Health (QAMH).

Learn more about Queensland Mental Health Week.

Apply now

Application guidelines and forms for QMHW Grants are available on the Queensland Mental Health Week website.

To be eligible for a grant, events must be registered on the QMHW website event registration page, which also includes a range of event ideas, information and resources.

Grant applications close at 5.00pm on Monday 6 August 2018.

Completed application forms must be submitted via email to

2017 Grant recipients

Forty-four community groups around the state shared $88,600 in grants to host community events during Queensland Mental Health Week 2017.

Download the list of QMHW Community Event grant recipients.