GRANTING INTO THE COMMUNITY

Applications can be made from organisations directly to the Foundation or in conjunction with a local Masonic Order.

Freemasons Foundation Victoria considers requests only from organisations that: 

  • Operate in Victoria or will use the grant for the benefit of Victorians

  • Are of Charitable purpose

Applicants must be charitable but are not necessarily required to have Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status. 

FFV MASONIC GRANTS 

Is the cornerstone of our philanthropic giving. Whenever possible Victorian Craft Lodges, Mark Lodges and Chapters may be supported in their local community charitable works with not-for-profit organisations of a charitable purpose in the areas of Education, Health/Medical Research, Community Development, Youth Development Programs and Indigenous Programs.

FFV COMMUNITY GRANTS

Available to ACNC registered charities to apply directly to the Foundation to support a specific project or part of a project for programs and initiatives in the areas of Health Projects & Medical Research, Community Development, Education, Indigenous Programs and the Arts.

FFV EDUCATION SUPPORT 

Since 1912, Freemasons have been awarding Victorian Masonic Scholarships. 

FFV EDUCATION

Supporting Victorian Craft Lodges with their local community scholarships, bursaries and awards for primary, secondary and tertiary students.

FFV SCHOLARSHIPS

Available annually to secondary students and 1st year tertiary students taking into consideration the students results, financial need or difficulties and school and community activities.

FFV BURSARIES

Provide support to Post-Secondary students undertaking their first Tertiary Course who require financial assistance with their studies.