Applications for the 2024 Sport New Zealand Rural Travel Fund and the Carterton & Districts Returned & Services Memorial Trust Tertiary Fund are now open.

 

Sport New Zealand Rural Travel Fund

The Sport New Zealand Rural Travel grant provides support for 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.

 

Carterton & Districts Returned & Services Memorial Trust Tertiary Grant

The Carterton & Districts Returned & Services Memorial Trust Tertiary Grant provides a Tertiary fund for 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.

Applications for both grant funds close on Thursday 29 February.

 

Annual Waste Minimisation Grant now closes 29 February

Applications for the annual contestable fund of Carterton District Council’s new Waste Minimisation Grant close on Thursday 29 February.

A total of $60,000 is available in the annual contestable fund, for medium and large projects over $2000.

The fund is available to provide practical support for innovative solutions that reduce waste and is provided by the Government’s national waste levy.

It was designed to support specific project and initiatives that have waste minimisation at the core of the project. In other words, activity that indirectly reduces waste to landfill or supports initiatives by engaging and educating the wider community.

This could include seed funding for projects and start-ups, resource recovery, redesigning systems, community networks, infrastructure and assets, technology and development.

 

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