The Ian Potter Foundation makes grants nationally to support charitable organisations working to benefit the community across a wide range of sectors and endeavours.
The Foundation makes grants through several fundings areas that are aligned with its Vision for a vibrant, healthy, fair and sustainable Australia
We are a major Australian philanthropic foundation that supports and promotes excellence and innovation, facilitating positive social change, and developing Australia's creativity and capacity as a nation.
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The Ian Potter Foundation since 1964.
We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we work.
We pay our respects to their Elders past and present.
Honour the past, embrace the future.
Next Round | Round 3, 2020 | By invitation only
Future | Round 1, 2021 | 19 October 2020
Future | Round 2, 2021 | 29 March 2021
Support Australia's most innovative projects through a donation to The Ian Potter Foundation. Your donation will support projects that address areas of particular need or opportunity, managed by credible organisations with solid track records in their particular fields.