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Our friendly VFG Team has arranged for VFG Grant Briefing to brief interested applicants on the application process and take you through what we look for in your forms and supporting documents.

  • 23rd Jan
  • 30th Jan
  • 6th Feb
  • 13th Feb


Register for a 30-min session to get specific answers to your application enquiries. (This is only open to those who sign up for briefing.)

  • 23rd Jan
  • 25th Jan
  • 30th Jan
  • 6th Feb
  • 13th Feb
  • 21st Feb



All applicants are required to pitch for 10-mins. Shortlisted applicants will receive an email to book a suitable pitching slot.

  • 12th to 22nd March



  • By April 2018



Interviews and presentations over a 6-month period.

[The first Grant call for 2018 closed on 2nd March 2018]


1.What is VentureForGood’s grant quantum?

VentureForGood awards up to $300,000 for seed grants, targeted at new or existing social enterprises addressing a social gap or need by addressing one or more of the following outcome areas:

  • Provision of employment opportunities
  • Provision of education
  • Provision of skill development
  • Provision of basic human needs (eg housing, transport, food)
  • Provision of economic tools and services (eg financial access, crowdfunding, ecommerce)
  • Provision of health care/social care products and services (include disease/illness prevention and mitigation)
  • Provision of products and services to improve the mental health & well-being (eg address social exclusion)
  • Capacity building for organisations in the social sector
2.How is the funding quantum decided?

The funding quantum is decided based on the proposal and funding needs of the business.

3.Is VentureForGood open throughout the year?

No. There are specific grant call windows in the year. Please stay tuned to the raiSE website for the opening of the grant calls.

4.Can grants be used to cover past expenditures?

Grants cannot be used to fund previous activities and programmes. Grants will cover expenditures that have been incurred after grant agreement has been signed.

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