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, please arrange a meeting with Christin Ritchie, who will be able to assist you. You can do the by:

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


Dates for funding rounds 2018/19:

Name of FundRound 2,
2018/19 opens
Round 2 closesDecision madeRound 1, 2019/20
opens
Round 1 closesDecision made
Creative Communities Scheme11 March 201915 April 201930 April 2019Mon
5 August
Fri 6 September 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 2019Mon
5 August
Fri 6 September 2019Thu 26 September 2019
Events Sponsorship Scheme11 March 201915 April 20192 May 2019
Mon
5 August
Fri 6 September 2019Thu 26 September 2019
Parks Upgrades Partnership FundAlways OpenAlways
Open
Always OpenAlways OpenAlways
Open
Always
Open

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