Stronger Minds

Through consultation with sector experts and the use of research, including the NAB Quarterly Australian Wellbeing Index, we’ve identified areas of need and demographic groups that are most vulnerable. This has allowed us to focus our grants program where it’s needed most.

Research: Discover grant

For research that provides a deeper understanding of the key drivers of mental health and wellbeing.

Youth: Start well grant

For preventative mental health and wellbeing initiatives that build resilience and help empower young Australians and their families.

Rural: Reach grant

For initiatives that support the mental health and wellbeing of rural and remote communities.

Social inclusion: Strong Futures

Applications

Applications for our 2016 Stronger Minds grants program are now closed. We will be announcing the outcomes of the successful applications for each of our grant categories shortly.

To be notified of future grant opportunities register your email with the NAB Foundation Team.

Previous grant recipients

The NAB Foundation under its previous name, MLC Community Foundation, is proud to have supported the following organisations in the work they do supporting and solving mental health issues.

2008 - 2016 Lifeline Australia
2004-2015 Garvan Research Foundation
2015

Suicide Prevention Australia

R U OK? Foundation

2013 - 2014

Suicide Prevention Australia

Inspire Foundation 

RU OK? Foundation

MadCap Café

2012 - 2013

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Australia

CanTeen

Inspire Foundation

Jean Hailes for Women's Health

2011 - 2012

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Australia

CanTeen

Inspire Foundation

Jean Hailes Foundation for Women's Health

St Vincent de Paul's Society

Lantern

YMCA Sydney

2010 - 2011

Black Dog Institute

Mind Australia

YMCA Sydney

Lantern

Stillbirth Foundation

Camp Quality

2009 - 2010

Black Dog Institute

Mind Australia

YMCA Sydney

Youth Focus

2008 - 2009

Affirm- Australian Foundation for Mental Health Research

SANE Australia 

StepUP Foundaiton

Garvan Institute of Medical Research

Garvan Institute of Medical Research

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