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Rā tohatoha, rā kati Closing and meeting dates

The opening and closing dates for 2017/2018 are listed below. The meeting dates listed are indicative only. 

Lottery Funding Schemes

Fund

Opening date

Closing date

Meeting date*

Lottery Community (Regional and National)

26 October 2016

7 December 2016

17 March 2017

 

24 May 2017

5 July 2017

29 September 2017

 

8 November 2017

6 December 2017

30 March 2018

 

6 June 2018

4 July 2018

28 September 2018

Lottery Community Facilities

25 January 2017

8 March 2017

31 May 2017

 

5 July 2017

30 August 2017

8 December 2017

 

17 January 2018

14 March 2018

22 June 2018

 

4 July 2018

29 August 2018

30 November 2018

Lottery Community Sector Research

1 November 2017

13 December 2017

19 March 2018

 

31 October 2018

12 December 2018

March 2019

Lottery Environment and Heritage

4 January 2017

15 February 2017

19 May 2017

 

14 June 2017

9 August 2017

17 November 2017

 

13 December 2017

21 February 2018

1 June 2018

  13 June 2018 15 August 2018 16 November 2018

Lottery Health Research

21 June 2017

2 August 2017

By end October 2017 for Post-Doctoral and PhD scholarship requests By mid-February 2018 for translational research projects and research equipment requests
 

11 July 2018

22 August 2018

By mid November 2018 for Post-Doctoral and PhD scholarship requests By mid-February 2019 for translational research projects and research equipment requests 

Lottery Individuals with Disabilities

Requests can be submitted throughout the year. Contact us on 0800 824 824. For more details of how to apply, refer to: Individuals with Disabilities

Lottery Marae Heritage and Facilities 

11 January 2017

22 February 2017

15 June 2017

 

21 June 2017

16 August 2017

10 November 2017

 

24 January 2018

7 March 2018

 1 June 2018

 

11 July 2018

5 September 2018

23 November 2018

Lottery Outdoor Safety

31 May 2017 12 July 2017 22 September 2017
  13 June 2018 11 July 2018 21 September 2018

Lottery Minister’s Discretionary Fund

Requests can be submitted throughout the year. Contact us on 0800 824 824. For more details of how to apply, refer to: Lottery Minister’s Discretionary Fund

Lottery Significant Projects Fund

1 February 2017

15 March 2017

9 June 2017

*Dates of decision meetings are dependent on the availability of committee members.

Crown funding schemes

Fund

Opening date

Closing date

Meeting date*

Community Organisation Grants Scheme (COGS)

12 April 2017

11 April 2018

24 May 2017

23 May 2018

28 July 2017

27 July 2018

Community Leadership Fund

31 May 2017

30 May 2018

28 June 2017

27 June 2018

25 August 2017

24 August 2018

Community Internship Programme

26 July 2017

25 July 2018

6 September 2017

5 September 2018

10 November 2017

9 November 2018

Disarmament Education UN Implementation Fund

24 May 2017

23 May 2018

5 July 2017

4 July 2018

18 August 2017

17 August 2018

Support For Volunteering Fund

22 March 2017

21 March 2018

19 April 2017

18 April 2018

16 July 2017

13 July 2018

Racing Safety Development Fund

15 February 2017

31 March 2017

26 May 2017

 

2 August 2017

27 September 2017

17 November 2017

 

14 February 2018

11 April 2018

25 May 2018

 

1 August 2018

26 September 2018

16 November 2018

Ethnic Communities Development Fund (Office of Ethnic Communities)

23 August 2017

27 September 2017

1 December 2017

 

22 August 2018

26 September 2018 

30 November 2018

Youth Worker Training Scheme

Contact your nearest regional office of the Department of Internal Affairs for further information.

Community-Led Development Programme

The Department is seeking requests for partnerships online to work in partnership with community-led development initiatives in 2017. Please contact your nearest regional office of the Department of Internal Affairs for further information.

*Dates of decision meetings are dependent on availability of committee members.

Trusts and fellowship funding schemes

Fund

Opening date

Closing date

Meeting date*

Chinese Poll Tax Heritage Trust

15 February 2017

31 March 2017

2 June 2017

 

16 August 2017

27 September 2017

17 November 2017

 

14 February 2018

28 March 2018

1 June 2018

 

15 August 2018

26 September 2018

16 November 2018

New Zealand Winston Churchill Memorial Trust

3 May 2017

2 August 2017

20 October 2017

 

28 March 2018

1 August 2018

19 October 2018

Pacific Development and Conservation Trust

EOI – 15 February 2017

EOI – 29 March 2017

12 May 2017

 

Full applications: 24 May 2017

Full applications: 12 July 2017

Full applications: 25 August 2017

  EOI – 14 February 2018

EOI – 28 March 2018 

11 May 2018

 

Full applications: 24 May 2018

Full applications: 11 July 2018

Full applications: 24 August 2018

Peace and Disarmament Education Trust - project funding requests

22 February 2017

4 April 2017

19 May 2017

 

21 February 2018

4 April 2018

18 May 2018

Peace and Disarmament Education Trust - scholarships and project funding requests

24 May 2017

5 July 2017

18 August 2017

 

23 May 2018

4 July 2018

17 August 2018

Norman Kirk Memorial Trust

16 August 2017

4 October 2017

10 November 2017

 

15 August 2018

3 October 2018

9 November 2018 

Viet Nam Veterans and their Families Trust

Requests can be submitted throughout the year. Contact us on 0800 824 824. For more details of how to apply, refer to: Viet Nam Veterans and their Families Trust

*Dates of decision meetings are dependent on availability of trustees or advisory committee members.