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External funding

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External funding
A directory of play, active recreation and sport awards, grants and scholarships

Search the directory to see the many funds offered to help individuals, community groups or organisations support their play, active recreation or sports projects, activities, resources or services. Click on each fund in your results for the application details and eligibility criteria of the fund.

We have recently updated the External Funding dropdowns below. To begin your search, please select Individual or Organisation and your preferred location.

If your fund is not appearing as expected in your region, please contact Generosity New Zealand with details about the missing fund.


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We regularly have funding opportunities available which your organisation may be able to apply for. Head to our funding page to find out what funds are open at this time.

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