Community Funding

APPLICATIONS FOR COMMUNITY GRANTS
The Carterton District Council has grant funding available and is calling for applications from community organisations in the Carterton district who meet its funding criteria.  Council provides grants for charitable, cultural, philanthropic, recreational and other purposes beneficial to the Carterton community.
 
Application forms and funding criteria are available by:

  •     Collection at the Carterton Events Centre, Holloway Street, Carterton
  •     Contacting Gerry Brooking on 06 379 4030 or gerry@cdc.govt.nz
  •     Downloading here

 
Applications for 2016 have now closed.
Applications for 2017 will open on 3 July 2017

 

CARTERTON & DISTRICTS RETURNED & SERVICES MEMORIAL TRUST TERTIARY GRANT
Applications for the Carterton & Districts Returned & Services Memorial Trust tertiary grants are invited from residents of the Carterton district who are direct descendants of veterans and servicemen.
The grants are provided by the Trust to students under 25 years of age to assist with expenses related to their tertiary education.
Application forms and funding criteria are available by:

·             Collection at the Carterton Events Centre, Holloway Street, Carterton
·             Contacting Gerry Brooking on 06 379 4030 or gerry@cdc.govt.nz
·             Downloading here
 
Applications close 24 February 2017.

Sport NZ Rural Travel Fund

Carterton District Council invites applications from rural sports clubs and rural school teams with young people aged between 5 and 19 years who require subsidies to assist with transport expenses to local sporting competitions.
 
Information and application forms are available at the Carterton Events Centre, Holloway Street, Carterton, or by contacting Gerry Brooking on 06 379 4030 or can be downloaded here.
 
Applications close 24 February 2017.

CREATIVE COMMUNITIES SCHEME

 

The Creative Communities Scheme is a relationship between Creative NZ and the Carterton District Council to support a wide range of community arts projects including: Craft/Object arts, Dance, Interarts, Literature, Ngā Toi Māori, Multidisciplinary artforms, Music, Pacific arts, Theatre and Visual arts.
The Carterton District Council administers two funding rounds each financial year:

  •  Round 1 closes 4th November 2016
  •  Round 2 closes 28th April 2017

More information and application forms are available from:

 

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