About CBF Grants

CBF funding assists community broadcasting organisations in urban, regional, rural and remote Australia to produce media by and for their communities.

To find out more about CBF grants go to our Grant Finder to select a specific grant opportunity in the Grant Search or scroll through the list of all CBF grant categories. 

Applying for the first time?

Information on applying for grants for the first time.

CBF grants FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions

These FAQ will help you to understand the detail of the grant guidelines for Development & Operations grants and Content grants.

Key Dates

View all the closing dates for CBF grants.

General information for all applicants

Have a question about the grant process?

Preparing your application

This guide aims to give your organisation the best chance of preparing a successful CBF grant application. It covers the various stages involved in preparing your application (preparation & planning; writing; submitting) as well as providing some advice on managing and reporting on the grant once received (grant management & implementation; reporting & evaluation).

How To Manage Your Grant

Your grant application was successful - now what? A guide for new (and experienced) grant recipients.

Guide to Basic Financial Management for Community Broadcasters

The CBF has created this guide to help you make sure your organisation is meeting the minimum standards for financial procedures required to meet your duty of care as a Board representative.

Grant Allocations

Read about grants allocated at the most recent CBF Board meeting.