The Snow Foundation has helped nearly 400 individuals over the past 30 years through their referring doctor or caseworker by offering small donations of up to $2,000 to help with the purchase of equipment or medical and social support services.   

We are currently assessing a backlog of requests and temporarily not taking on any new enquiries.



  • The Snow Foundation offers grants for equipment or therapies for anyone living in the Canberra Region.
  • Quotes from service providers or suppliers should be included in your application.
  • All forms must either be submitted by or include a reference/referral from a community service organisation or a Medical Practitioner.

Examples include – Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Pediatricians, Education Professionals, Speech Pathologists, Psychologists, Allied Health Professionals, Social Workers

Grant Round

Open all year (subject to volume)

If eligible to apply after the initial phone discussion we will provide the appropriate link to the application form.


We endeavour to let all applicants know the outcome of their application within 4 weeks of submission

Please note that if your application is successful, the funds are not transferred to the individual, they are sent to the provider of the goods/service.