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Robert Algie Memorial Sports Trust Inc Grant

History of award

The Robert Algie Memorial Sports Trust Incorporated became established in 1990. In memory of Wairarapa born Robert Algie (Wrestler) who succumbed to Cancer on Sunday October 8, 1989.


Providing financial assistance, It is stressed priority will be given to those young people who have shown potential in their chosen sport, but require assistance to realise that potential.


The Trust has its own goal the promotion and support of sporting activity for people under the age of 20 years in the Wairarapa region.

In exceptional circumstances only, the Trust may consider applications from persons 20 years of age or over.

Number of awards



Determined by Trustees.


One year.

Closing dates

Applications are always open.

How do students apply?

Trustees meet in March/June/Sept/Dec but where necessary will consider applications outside these months.
Application Form

Decision makers

Trustees of Robert Algie Memorial Sports Trust Inc.


As soon as practicable after Trustees meeting.

Conditions of acceptance

The Trust has an expectation of receiving a report from recipients after their sports event.


Wairarapa Sports House
Robert Algie Memorial Sports Truct Inc.
Cnr Jackson/Chapel Streets
PO Box 699