Applications are now open for the 2014 round of the Medibank Community Fund Grants (MCFG) which provide funding and support for locally-focused preventative health projects.

The MCFG program supports local grassroots initiatives throughout Australia and New Zealand that encourage healthy eating, physical activity or community connectedness. Grants are allocated regionally and vary in value depending on the project.

To apply for a Community Grant, projects must address at least one of the following criteria;

  • Healthy Eating
  • More Exercise, or
  • Greater Community Connectedness

Applications must be completed and submitted electronically. Application forms and the accompanying information kit for the 2014 Community Grants are available online.

Applications close 12:00pm AEDST, 6 December 2013.