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Funding

Our focus

Each year we provide up to $2 million in funding to support a range of grants and partnerships focused on helping people and communities live healthier lives.

Prevention Partnerships

Our flagship Prevention Partnerships provide a small number of large multi-year grants working to reduce common risk factors for chronic disease.

Application to this program is by invitation only. We identify Preventions Partnerships proactively as a vacancy in this program becomes available.

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Dr Lee Ashton using the No Money No Time platform

Prevention Partnerships

Health Smart Grants

Our Health Smart Grants partners with experts in health promotion and prevention to empower youth and young adults to make positive and informed health choices.

Grants of $40,000 are available for charities across Australia and New Zealand through our annual mid-year grant round.

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Health Smart Grants

Aboriginal Health Partnerships

Our most recent grant stream strengthens our commitment to helping close the gap in health and life expectancy outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Commencing from 2020, we’ll invest $1 million over four years developing partnerships that build emotional and social wellbeing in youth.

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Aboriginal Health Partnerships

Community Support

We support community initiatives when a compelling need arises including responding to emergencies and disaster relief, charitable causes connected with our business, and one-off or ongoing causes that contribute to the better health and wellbeing of the communities in which we live and work. Partnerships are developed on an ad hoc basis, by invitation only.

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Community Support

Good Cause Grants

Our annual employee-led Good Cause Grants empower our people to reflect on health and social issues they care about and champion their colleagues to get behind these.

Since 2015, our Good Cause Grants have seen our employees collectively distribute $140,000 to 34 nominated charities globally.

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Good Cause Grants

nibGIVE

nibgive is our employee giving program where we actively encourage and support our employees to get involved in a broad range of community volunteering and giving initiatives.

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nibGIVE

All of nib foundation’s grant and partnership opportunities are outlined in Our Partnership Approach which has been designed to give grant seekers and organisations interested in partnering with nib foundation an overview of our funding model. Our Partnership Principles guide the way in which we work with our partners in the community.

News and Events

June 01, 2021

Apply for our Health Smart Grants!

May 31, 2021

Survey suggests Aussie teens overestimate their peers’ smoking and drinking habits

May 27, 2021

Our People’s Choice recipient has been decided!

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