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The Full Fund provides you an opportunity to access funding twice a year to deliver larger-scale projects. 

The panel meet in November and April each year to discuss applications up to $40,000. Applications will remain open until the funding pool is exhausted.

Full Fund - max $40,000

  • The panel will then meet to assess applications received for that month.
    • Round 1 - Closed 10th November 2023
    • Round 2 - Closed 10th April 2024

Please check back later for confirmed funding dates for the remainder of 2024.

  • The deciding committee will meet after the closing date of each round to assess applications received.
  • Applicants will be invited to present (in person or via a submitted video) to the assessment panel. The maximum time allowed per applicant will be 10 minutes.
  • Successful applicants will receive their funds by the 20th of the closing date month.

For support to make an application please contact:

Kelly Sim, Community Partnership Advisor

For support with Kaupapa Maori applications please contact:

Sara Bird, Wairoa

Mel Goodchild, Napier/Hastings/CHB