RED Grants

KDC logoRegional Economic Development grants

The Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants in the Kimberley and other regions are now open until Friday 2 November 5:00 WST. Eligible applicants can apply for RED Grant funding of up to $250,000 for individual projects.

RED Grants Guidelines and Application information

Applications for the RED Grants round are open from 14 September 2018 and close 2 November 2018. Applications will be assessed on a competitive basis within each region. Eligible applicants can apply for RED Grant funding of up to $250,000 for individual projects.

RED Grant proposals should demonstrate their contribution to the following priorities:

  • Creating strong regional leadership that is proactive in achieving our regions potential
  • Advancement opportunities for Aboriginal people as an integral part of our regions development
  • Sustainable development of local industries
  • Leveraged funding opportunities and partnerships
  • Maximisation of local content

To apply, please download the following documents:

RED Grants Application Form

RED Grants Guidelines

RED Grants Frequently Asked Questions 

The Regional Economic Development Grants (RED Grants) program is a State Government initiative that invests in community-driven projects to stimulate economic growth and development in regional Western Australia.

The grants will support individual projects that promote sustainable jobs, partnerships, productivity, skills and capability, as well as stimulate new investment and industry diversification.

The State Government’s Royalties for Regions program has invested $22.5 million towards the RED Grants program across the state over 4 years as part of the 2018/19 State Budget and in line with Ministerial announcements.

For further information on the RED Grants, please contact Yvette Parker, Grants and Project Officer – Phone 9194 3001 or Email

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