Grants & Funding

Rangitikei District Council provides three funding schemes for the Rangitikei District, the Community Initiatives Fund, Events Sponsorship Scheme and Parks Upgrades Partnership Fund.

In addition, Rangitikei District Council also administers two schemes using funds provided by Central Government, the Creative Communities Scheme and the Sport New Zealand Rural Travel Fund. Further information on each of these funding schemes is available closer to the opening dates for funding rounds.

Apply online here

If you need assistance completing your form, then please do not hesitate to contact us.
You can do so by:

  • visiting the Council’s offices at 46 High Street, Marton or 92 Hautapu Street, Taihape

Dates for funding rounds 2019:

Name of FundRound 2,
2018/19 opens
Round 2 closesDecision madeRound 1, 2019/20
Round 1 closesDecision made
Creative Communities Scheme11 March 201915 April 201930 April 2019Wed 24 July 2019Fri 23 August 2019Tues 24 September 2019
Sport NZ Rural Travel Fund11 March 201915 April 20192 May 20191 round only
Community Initiatives Fund11 March 201915 April 20192 May 2019Wed 24 July 2019
Fri 23 August 2019Thu 26 September 2019
Events Sponsorship Scheme11 March 201915 April 20192 May 2019
Wed 24 July 2019
Fri 23 August 2019Thu 26 September 2019
Parks Upgrades Partnership FundAlways OpenAlways
Always OpenAlways OpenAlways

Note: Applications are due by midnight on the day the rounds close.