Helping New Zealand build strong communities


Community Organisation Grants Scheme (COGS) Te Tahua Mā Ngā Whakahaere i Ngā Hapori

Children working in a group activity with an adult supervisor.

The 2016 COGS funding round closed 8 June 2016.

What is COGS?

COGS provides grants to non-profit community organisations delivering community-based social services. COGS grants support organisation running costs, projects and events.

There are 37 COGS local distribution committees, making grant decisions based on locally determined outcomes. The people serving on COGS committees are elected volunteers.