The following table provides the allocation of grant program/funds for 2017-18 and across the forward estimates
|Grant program/fund name||Purpose of grant program/fund||2017-18 Estimated result $000||2018-19 Budget $000||2019-20 Estimate $000||2020-21 Estimate $000||2021-22 Estimate $000|
|Children & Students with Disability Program Grant||Grants are provided to non-government organisations to assist in improving the educational opportunities, learning outcomes and personal development of children with disability.||Top of Form$4,812 Bottom of Form||$4,714||$4,832||$4,953||$5,077 Bottom of Form|
|Minister's Discretionary Grant||Grants provide funding to assist organisations where the activities and objectives of those organisations are consistent with the responsibilities of the Minister's portfolio.||Top of Form$2,710 Bottom of Form||$2,680||$2,746||$2,815||$2,885 Bottom of Form|
|Multicultural Grants||Grants are in support of innovative school based projects that provide opportunities for students to engage in and reflect upon linguistic and cultural diversity.||Top of Form$1,944 Bottom of Form||$1,989||$1,865||$1,912||$1,960 Bottom of Form|
Refer to attachment for details of the commitment of grants in 2017-18.
Includes payments that have been classified as grants to external entities and excludes payments to government schools, subsidy payments, and payments for services. The department does not maintain a central grant management system so is unable to confirm within the timeframe details for all payments.