What is the Mini Grants program?
Inspired by the incredible life and conservation legacy of Dr. Jane Goodall, Roots & Shoots Mini Grants is a rewarding, seed-funding initiative to promote respect and compassion for all living things in Australia.
Bring your big idea to life with the financial support of our incredible partners, together with mentoring and free resources from the Roots & Shoots Australia network. Together we can make the world a better place!
How will I benefit?
If successful, you will receive:
A $200 Mini Grant to bring your idea to life
A $500 Mini Grant if you live in Tasmania!
Advice and guidance from a friendly Mini Grants Mentor
Access to the online Mini Grants Community to share your impact with Australia
A chance to present your impact story across the Asia Pacific region
You’ll have a chance to join the Roots & Shoots Australia national youth leadership programs, and grow as a local change-maker!
What is Roots & Shoots Australia?
Roots & Shoots Australia is a movement empowering young environmentalists to make their ideas happen. There are loads of ways to get involved – for kids, young leaders, parents and teachers – from DIY community projects to change-making global campaigns. Learn more and join our community here.
How can I apply?
Please note that 2023 Mini Grant applications are currently closed. We will open 2024 applications soon!
Previous Mini Grant Winners
We’re proud of our impact! Each year brings a new collection of exciting projects, check out our 2022 featured winners below!