New Zealand: Applications Open for Youthtown Grant Program
Applications are now open for the Youthtown Grant Program to design and deliver initiatives that engage and develop young New Zealanders.
Youthtown is a not for profit organisation that empowers young New Zealanders to be the best they can be.
Youthtown will Fund
Grants that meet Youthtown Inc.’s Authorised Purpose:
Development and operation of Youthtown programmes and facilities
Encouragement and development of amateur youth sport and facilities in established and legally constituted sporting organisations
Encouragement and development of youth outdoors and cultural activities or programmes (including art,music and drama) and facilities in legally constituted organisations in community
Financial support for community based organizations that provide direct or indirect benefits to groups of youth
Any charitable purpose or any non-commercial purpose that is beneficial to the whole or a section of the community
Youthtown will not Fund
Any venture where a Youthtown Inc. venue makes a clear commercial benefit from the grant
Private, commercial or political purposes
Projects that have already been funded by another source
Professional sports or non-affiliated or social sports clubs or teams
Affiliation fees, memberships or subscriptions
Prizes – cash or non-cash
The horse-racing industry
Not-for-profit groups incorporated as a charitable organisation or an association promoting charitable purposes.
Incorporated regional and community not-for-profit groups in the areas where the funds were generated.
Any amateur sports organisation which is an incorporated regional or community not for profit group that is affiliated to a recognised national body.
They fund incorporated national organisations where the national organisation has clearly demonstrated that regional and community benefits will result from the grant.
For more information, visit https://www.youthtownfunding.org.nz/webpages/before-you-apply/