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.

If you have any questions about any of these schemes please contact the Governance Administrator, Christin.Ritchie@rangitikei.govt.nz

Dates for funding rounds 2018:

Name of FundRound 1 opensRound 1 closesDecision madeRound 2 opensRound 2 closesDecision made
Creative Communities SchemeThurs
1 March
Thurs
29 March
Tues
24 April
Mon
1 October
Fri 2 NovemberTues 27 November
Sport NZ Rural Travel FundThurs
1 March
Thurs
29 March
Thurs
26 April
1 round only
Community Initiatives FundMon
16 April
Thurs
17 May
early -mid
June
Mon
13 August
Thurs
13 September
early - mid
October
Events Sponsorship SchemeMon
28 May
Fri
29 June
Thurs
26 July
Mon 
1 October
Fri 2 NovemberThu 29 November
Parks Upgrades Partnership FundAlways OpenAlways
Open
Always OpenAlways OpenAlways
Open
Always
Open