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Large Grants

  • Under this programme Rātā Foundation supports organisations which form part of the fabric of our communities and projects which provide wider community benefit.

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  • This funding programme is for organisations requesting over $20,000.

    What you need to know

    • There are no closing dates - you choose when to apply.
    • Generally the time-frame* for a funding decision will be up to four months once we have received a complete application and all the required information.
    • You need to complete a comprehensive application form which will have a focus on both the needs of your organisation and the outcomes you are expecting to achieve.
    • You need to submit a strategic or business plan and a budget. We may ring you or arrange a site visit to learn more about the work you do.
    • You can only receive one grant in our financial year (1 April to 31 March). You can apply to only one grants programme at a time.

    Before you apply, please:


    *Time frames specified may vary slightly due to public holidays.