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Planning and Research Program

Currently Closed

Next round opens:
1 July 2018

Example Guidelines
Guidelines (PDF, 602 KB)

Now Open


Guidelines (PDF, 602 KB)

Expression of Interest (DOCX, 48 KB)

Submissions to be lodged by the second Monday of the month to be assessed in that same month.


The Planning and Research Program helps eligible organisations for planning and research initiatives that contribute to the delivery of facilities, programs and services that grow participation in active recreation and sport.

This is a rolling grant program, you are able to submit an Expression of Interest accepted at any time.  An assessment panel meets monthly to review submissions and if your documentation is lodged by the second Monday of the month it will be assessed in that month.

Annual budget

2017-18 - $300,000 Budget

Eligible organisations

South Australian based not-for-profit and for-profit organisations can apply

ORS Notifications

To receive details regarding opening and closing dates of our grant programs and other important information, please register your email address by clicking here.

Contact us

Funding Services
Office for Recreation and Sport
Email: orsgrants@sa.gov.au
Address: 27 Valetta Rd, Kidman Park 5025
Postal: PO Box 219, Brooklyn Park 5032
Phone: 1300 714 990
Fax: (08) 8457 1574

Other applicable grants

Information on other government grants and assistance, including business, industry, communities or individual grants.