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Grants & Funding

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

In addition, Rangitīkei 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 of funding rounds for 2021/2022:

Name of FundRound 1,
2021/22 opens
Round 2 closesDecision madeRound 2, 2021/22
Round 1 closesDecision made
Creative Communities Scheme

Tuesday, 31 August 2021

Monday, 11 October 2021

Monday, 15 November 2021

Tuesday, 16 November 2021

To be confirmed

To be confirmed

Sport NZ Rural Travel FundWednesday, 09 February 2022Friday, 18 March 2022

To be confirmed

1 round only
Community Initiatives FundTuesday, 03 August 2021

Sunday, 03 October 2021

Thursday, 28 October 2021

Friday, 29 October 2021

To be confirmed

To be confirmed

Events Sponsorship SchemeSaturday, 19 June 2021

Thursday, 29 July 2021

Thursday, 30 September 2021

Friday, 01 October 2021

To be confirmed

To be confirmed

Parks Upgrades Partnership FundAlways OpenAlways OpenAlways OpenAlways OpenAlways OpenAlways Open

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

A list of external fund organisations is available at External Fund Organisations.