2021 Rural Schools grants

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2021 EOI

Kids are the future of any community and with 1 in 8 students coming to school without breakfast and/or lunch we need to do something. Feed Appeal Rural Schools Grants Program is focussed on making a difference in rural communities. The program concentrates on nourishing kids to ensure they have the brain power to learn and reach their full potential.

2020 Grant Applications

Key Dates

Are you eligible for a Rural Schools Grant?

Find out if your school is in an eligible area and can apply for a Feed Appeal Rural Schools Grant.

The Rural Schools Grants Program is state based and funds existing school breakfast/meal programs, helps a school where there is need to establish a breakfast/meals program or offers access to meals through a partnership with Eat Up.

The Eat Up mission is to feed hungry kids and to date have delivered more than 850,000 sandwiches to kids who would otherwise have gone hungry.

There are three funding options: 

  •  Apply to fund an existing breakfast/meals program
  •  Apply for funding to establish a new breakfast/meals program
  • Apply to fund delivery of meals to your school through our partnership with Eat Up (only available in selected areas click here to see where)


Click here for the grant guidelines

Click here for FAQs

Click here for more info on the Eat Up program

Which grant do you want to apply for?

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