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Small business grants schedule

The Department of Employment, Small Business and Training administers grants to support small businesses in Queensland to grow and thrive. These grants provide a range of options to assist businesses with coaching, advice, increasing digital capacity or purchasing specialised equipment to achieve high-growth potential.

To assist small businesses with planning applications for grant rounds, the department has released a grants schedule for 2019–20.

2019–20 Small business grants schedule

Grant program


Opening date

Closing date

Small Business Disaster Recovery Grants

up to $10,000

10 June 2019

This grant will remain open for up to 2 years

Small Business Artisan Producer Grants Program

up to $5,000

11 July 2019

22 August 2019

Small Business Entrepreneur Grants Program

Round 5

up to $5,000

1 August 2019

30 August 2019

Business Growth Fund Program

up to $50,000

1 August 2019

17 February 2020

Social Enterprise Grants Program up to $50,000 2 October 2019 12 December 2019

Small Business Digital Grants Program

Round 7

up to $10,000

11 November 2019

10 December 2019

Small Business Digital Grants Program

Round 8

up to $10,000

during Queensland Small Business Month
(date to be confirmed)

To be confirmed
Small Business Month Grants Programup to $5,00018 February 202010 March 2020

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