The Impact Investment Ready Growth Grant

Applications for the Impact Investment Ready Growth Grant will open 1st September 2017 and close 30 September 2017. Read this article to find out more.

Business Advisory Services
Publish date:
31 August 2017
The Impact Investment Ready Growth Grant, an initiative of Impact Investing Australia, supports Australian businesses and mission-driven organisations get the professional help they require to become investment-ready.

Applications for the Impact Investment Ready Growth Grant will open 1st September 2017 and close 30 September 2017


Funding available

Grants are available for up to $100,000. The funding is for business, financial, legal and other capacity building support needed to raise capital and fast-track growth.
HLB Mann Judd have a team of advisors who can provide financial and advisory support to your organisation to ensure it is investment-ready. Email us today to find out how we can help.
The Growth Grant does not fund:
  • Costs for ongoing operations of your organisation and overhead costs (e.g. rent, insurance, wages, admin)
  • Product trials, clinical trials, MVP-stage
  • Marketing, branding and customer acquisition
  • Developing your business plan and strategy
  • Retrospective funds (support for activities which have already taken place)
  • Travel costs (e.g. investment roadshow)


  • Your organisation is based in Australia
  • Your organisation has a mission at its core that aims to solve a social and/or environmental problem
  • You have a sustainable and validated business model and a solid track record with the product/service you are planning to scale
  • You are planning to raise equity and/or debt financing within the next year
  • You are planning to use the grants funds to pay for external capacity building support that helps you to raise capital

Ready to apply?

At HLB Mann Judd Brisbane we have a team of advisors who are specialised in the innovation industry. We want to help you achieve your goals whether you are in the startup stage or established small business or an organisation.

If you are ready to apply you can submit an Epression of Interest form with Impact Investment Ready. Should you need advice or are not sure if you're applicable please get in touch with us today to book a free consultation. Email: or Phone: 07 3001 8800

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