BIEDO Burst out now – packed full of grants & opportunities!

The July edition of BIEDO Burst hit inboxes this morning, if you didn’t receive a copy, you can catch up on this edition and past Burst newsletters on our website here. You can also subscribe in less than a minute to receive future updates directly to your inbox!

In this edition:

  • Your invitation to the third installment in the Red Earth Conversation Series, hosted via the Zoom platform on Thursday 2 July from 5pm. Join Michelle Deshong (CEO, Australian Indigenous Governance Institute) alongside Burnett inland leaders Misty Neilson-Green and John Carey. Free, RSVP essential.
  • Save the date! Breakky with BIEDO returns on Wednesday 8th and 22nd July, hosted via Zoom from 7-8am. BYO coffee and join us online to chat about all things business. Next week we’ll be joined by Natalie Egleton (FRRR) to talk about grants! No need to RSVP, join us here: https://zoom.us/j/94986127289
  • Grants, opportunities and news you may have missed – this issue is PACKED with funding opportunities, awards open for nominations, mentoring programs and more!

Our feature photograph this month is with thanks to Amanda Sloan with “Sunrise” (at Coolabunia). To stay in the loop, please follow BIEDO on Facebook!

June BIEDO Burst out now!

🌻 June edition of BIEDO Burst out now! 🌻
Read & subscribe here ➡️ biedo.org.au/biedo-burst

This month we’ve turned Burst yellow to take part in the Ray of Sunshine South Burnett initiative, and it’s jam-packed full of resources and updates from the BIEDO Office including:

💻 New program announced – Red Earth Conversation Series, presented in partnership with Red Earth Community Foundation. First session this Thursday 4June at 5pm via Zoom, register for free here ➡️ biedo.org.au/events

☕️Our Breakky with Biedo: Weekly Business Chats are moving to fortnightly events in June! Please join us on 10 & 24 June from 7am! ➡️ https://us02web.zoom.us/j/94986127289

📷 Thank you to Denise Keelan Photography for the beautiful ‘Jacaranda’s over Wooroolin’ shot which is this month’s feature photograph, selected from the 2019 BIEDO Best Shots Competition.

Economic Development Officer - Business South Burnett
The Small Business Digital Grants

The Small Business Digital Grants program provides small businesses with access to digital technologies and services to enable them to work smarter, engage with the global economy and make the most of online business opportunities arising from digital disruption.

Matched funding of up to $10,000 (excluding GST) may be provided to eligible businesses for the purchase of hardware, software and services (such as digital coaching). The minimum grant funding is $1,000.

The business must show how the digital technology or service purchased and adopted will enhance the digital capabilities of their business and help them to be more competitive and employ more staff.

Round 7 of this grants programs is scheduled to open 11 November and will close 10 December.

Find out more here: https://www.business.qld.gov.au/starting-business/advice-support/grants/digital-grants