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TSB Community Trust - Individual

Always open for applications?

Yes

Eligible districts

From Mokau in the north, to Tahora in the East and Manawapou River in the South.

Eligibility

1. To be eligible for consideration, the applicant must meet the following eligibility criteria:
• the applicants must have charitable, cultural, philanthropic, recreational, and other purposes being beneficial to the community principally in the TSB Community Trust’s “Specified Area” – from Mokau in the north, to Tahora in the East and Manawapou River in the South.
• the Trust will give preference and priority to organisations and individuals that have core banking – i.e. transactional, loans and investments with the TSB Bank Ltd.
• individuals who reside within the specified area and are selected by the recognised educational, cultural or sporting national body to represent New Zealand or attend a national training or development squad, may be eligible to apply for an Individual Grant (see Individual Grants Policy).
• political lobby groups are not eligible to apply.
• the main entity or governing body of each organisation must be the applicant. Applications will not be accepted from sub-groups of entities(such as jubilee committees, men’s, women’s, or juniors sections).
• applications must be received from the entity that will govern, and/or manage
the activity being applied for.

 2. To be eligible for consideration for an Individual Grant, the applicant must meet the Trust’s Eligibility Criteria (see Eligibility Criteria Policy).
• individuals who have been selected by the recognised educational, cultural or sporting national
body to represent New Zealand or attend a national training/ or development squad must
provide sufficient evidence from the appropriate national body (i.e. signed approval on formal
letter head).
• managers or chaperones are not eligible for consideration of a grant.
• individuals who qualify for assistance are eligible to only one grant per financial year.

Available to groups or individuals?

Groups or individuals may apply

History

The Trust fosters excellence within the region by supporting individual high performance, competitive representation, training and development.

Projects funded

Individual Grants provide support to individuals selected by recognised educational, cultural or sporting national body to represent New Zealand or attend a national training / or development squad.

Excluded projects

• the Trust will not generally provide grants which are for the purpose of fundraising or re-gifting.
• the Trust does not fund retrospectively; the activity being considered for funding must not start prior to a grant being made.

Activities funded

Costs related to participating in educational, cultural and sports representation or training and development.

Excluded activities

Group travel is not generally funded.

Funds available

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Grants made last year

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Funds available last year

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How to apply

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Individual Grants:
https://tsbtrust.azurewebsites.net/grants/grant-types/individual

To ensure your Individual Grant application can be considered in time, please submit your application as early as possible (at least 3 weeks prior to travel).

Information required with your application

Applicants must provide sufficient evidence from the appropriate national body (i.e. signed approval on formal letter head).

Decision makers

Trustees of the TSB Community Trust.

How notified

All applicants will be formally advised of the outcome of any grant application following the Trust meeting in which the application is considered.

Applicants will generally receive notification of the outcome of their grant request approximately 1-2 weeks before the activity. 

How paid

Direct credit.

Conditions of acceptance

Refer to the Grant Policy and Guidelines.

Other information

If you are unable to make an online application for technical or other reasons, please click on the link below and ask for an application form:
https://www.tsbtrust.org.nz/contact-us
 

Contact

Danae Etches
STRATEGY AND RESEARCH LEADER
TSB Community Trust
PO Box 667
New Plymouth 4340
Phone: Phone (06) 769 9471
Email: danae@tsbtrust.org.nz
http://www.tsbtrust.org.nz