The Ukrainian Community and Settlement Support (UCASS) Grant Program
The Ukrainian Community and Settlement Support (UCASS) program seeks to enable the member organisations of the Australian Federation of Ukrainian Organisations to undertake critical work to welcome and support recently arrived displaced Ukrainians.
The grant program is scheduled to run from December 2022 to June 2024.
Supporting the Ukrainian Community
The program provides grants to member organisations of The Australian Federation of Ukrainian Organisations (at the time the grant round opened) undertaking critical work to welcome and support recent arrivals from Ukraine.
The program aims to strengthen whole of community engagement and capacity building. The successful organisations are supported through an organisational capacity-building program, as necessary and appropriate.
The program is administered by The Social Policy Group (SPG) on behalf of the Australian Government.
About the Grant
On 19 August 2022, The Hon Andrew Giles MP, Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs announced an additional funding of $550,000 for Ukrainian community organisations to support Ukrainian nationals in Australia.
The funding is in addition to the $450,000 previously provided to the Australian Federation of Ukrainian Organisations to support displaced Ukrainians and their immediate family members.
The program is targeted at newly arrived displaced Ukrainians and their immediate family members.
The successful UCASS grantees are:
- Ukrainian Council of NSW
- Association of Ukrainians in Victoria
- Ukrainian Community of Queensland
- Ukrainian Association of Western Australia
- Association of Ukrainians in South Australia
- Association of Ukrainians in Tasmania
Get in contact
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