Joint media release – More than $1 million to salute their service

13 Jan 2023

Community organisations across Australia will share in more than $1 million in grant funding to recognise veterans and preserve Australia’s military history in the latest round of the Australian Government’s Saluting Their Service Commemorative Grants Program. 

The grants have been awarded to more than 80 community groups and ex-service organisations, schools and councils for important local projects that commemorate the service and sacrifice of our veterans.Saluting Their Service is an ongoing national grants program, with applications for the current round now open. 
To submit your application or for more information please visit the GrantConnect website.

“Saluting Their Service grants provide much needed funding to organisations committed to honouring the service and sacrifice of our defence personnel and preserving our military history”. 


Saluting Their Service Commemorative Grants Program 2022 23, Round 2 results can be seen here

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