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Applying For Funding

As New Zealand’s preeminent provider of philanthropic services, Perpetual Guardian has the tried and tested experience to ensure that your charitable goals and visions can become a reality. We are proud to provide charitable organisations and individuals with access to clear funding opportunities. Through the enduring legacies of our clients, seamless and transparent transfers of grants pass to deserving individuals, as well as local and national communities.

Discretionary Charitable Trusts

These Trusts open annually to assist with various charitable purposes in New Zealand. Details of each Trust’s history, objectives, and potential distributions are included in the Fund Guideline. If you meet the criteria of the Trust, you are welcome to apply by following the link to the online application form which requires various details and documents to be submitted.

Please reference our Online Granting Schedule for further information on online grants available throughout the year.

Currently Open for Applications

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Parkinson Memorial Park Trust

3 June 2016 – 31 October 2016

For projects in Banks Peninsula to preserve historic or Wahi Tapu buildings or stuctures

Fund Guideline | Application Form

Aileen Drewitt Charitable Trust

30 September 2016 - 31 October 2016

Funding to support Protestant, charitable or educational institutions in Wellington and/or the Wellington City Council for the purpose of assisting the beautification of the Wellington Waterfront

Fund Guideline | Application Form

The Snowden-Watts Charitable Trust

17 October 2016 - 7 November 2016

Funding to Christian charitable institutions or charitable objects or purposes, consideration to be given after the needs of certain named organisations

Fund Guideline | Application Form

‘Māori tertiary students striving for excellence have been given a boost to achieve their goals with the Rose Hellaby Māori Education Scholarships’.

- TVNZ reports

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