Dame Roma Mitchell Grants provide opportunities for eligible children and young people who are, or have been, under the guardianship of the Chief Executive or Minister for Child Protection in South Australia for at least one full year to:

  • achieve personal goals
  • contribute to health and wellbeing
  • provide developmental opportunities.

The Dame Roma Mitchell grant are primarily accessed by young people who have transitioned to independent living, as well as those living kinship, foster and residential care.

There are two funding rounds held each year. The first funding round is held in January/February, and the second funding round is held in August/September.

The current round closes on Friday March 12 2021.

For more information or to apply please visit:  childprotection.sa.gov.au/drmg