About Dreams fora Better World

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About Dreams for a Better World

Sunsuper’s Dreams for a Better World program is all about partnering with those who dream big and do good to improve the lives of other Australians and their community, and we have $150,000 in grants to help make it happen.

Since 2011, Sunsuper's Dreams for a Better World program has been supporting community development programs and partnering with not-for-profit organisations that help bring lasting and positive change to the lives of many Australians. We've expanded the program so that community-minded small businesses can also apply for a grant, and help tackle a local or social issue in their community.

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5,741Dreams for a better world applications since 2011

59,407Votes for community dreams to come true since 2015

114Dreams funded
by Sunsuper

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A Sunsuper initiative

As one of Australia's most highly rated and awarded super funds, Sunsuper is committed to inspiring and empowering people to make their dreams more than dreams; now and right through retirement.

Everyday we're inspired by those who dream big and do good to help improve the lives of other Australians. So where we can, we lend a helping hand through Sunsuper's Dreams for a Better World.

How to get involved

Follow their dreams

View our previous winners and shortlisted entrants and see how you can be a part of their dream.

View previous finalists

Vote for your favourite dream

Help make dreams come true and vote for your favourite community group to win a $5,000 grant.


Apply for a grant

Do you have a dream to make a difference in your community


Share with friends

Know people doing good things or want tell your friends to vote for a cause?

Nominate a cause

Do you know a small business or community group that needs a grant?

Nominate a cause

Stay up to date

Never miss a closing date and find out who wins a grant.

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Key dates

Community Rounds

All community round applications open 8 February

Round 1: Better Living

Applications close: 5 Apr
Voting opens: 15 Apr
Voting closes: 7 May
Winner announced: 7 Jun

Round 2: Brighter Futures

Applications close: 21 Jun
Voting opens: 1 Jul
Voting closes: 22 Jul
Winner announced: 23 Aug

Round 3: Active Community

Applications close: 13 Sep
Voting opens: 23 Sep
Voting closes: 14 Oct
Winner announced: 15 Nov

Better Business

Applications open: 8 Feb
Applications close: 2 Aug
Top 3 announced: 18 Nov

Grand Final

People's Choice voting opens: 3 Feb
People's Choice voting closes: 3 Feb

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