Category: Organics Infrastructure Fund
Amounts: Total of $1.4 million; individual grants: $5,000 to $70,000
Eligible bodies: Local councils, non-governmental organisations, community groups, and not-for-profit organisations
Contact: 1300 361 967 or email@example.com
Status: Round 4 has closed
Managed by: NSW Environmental Trust
Love Food Hate Waste grants support eligible partner organisations to deliver projects that help households and businesses reduce the amount of edible food they waste.
The NSW EPA hosted a Grants Writing Workshop for organisations interesting in applying for a Love Food Hate Waste grant. This session allowed applicants to work directly on their application with assistance from EPA staff.
For information from the event please email the Love Food Hate Waste team
What will be funded?
The grants focus on delivering behaviour change projects, especially for the following target groups:
- young people aged 18–24
- people earning more than $100,000 a year
- families with young children
- small-to-medium businesses in the hospitality and food retail sectors.
Projects must focus one of the program’s key behaviours which are:
- planning meals
- writing and shopping to a list
- checking what you have at home
- checking use-by and best-before dates
- measuring serving sizes
- storing food correctly
- using leftovers.
How to apply
Round 4 has closed.
Information about Round 4 can also be found on the Environmental Trust website.
Round 1 allocated $356,797 to 10 projects. View project summaries.
Round 2 allocated $237,684 to 8 projects. View project summaries.
Round 3 allocated $324,210 to 10 projects. View project summaries.
Round 4 allocated $214,125 to 7 projects. View project summaries.
Waste and Resource Recovery Branch
Phone: (02) 9995 5000