The Community Trust of Southland is your community owned grant-making organisation. We support charitable or non-profit groups and organisations, throughout our area, by giving grants for projects or initiatives which benefit the community.
We make grants across a range of sectors:
We work closely with community groups and organisations to understand your needs and aspirations, and to help enusre you are able to put the best possible case for funding.
We also support and encourage people to achieve their goals through scholarships:
School Leaver Scholarships
If you or someone you know has achieved NCEA Level 3 with an overall excellence endorsement then our School Leaver Scholarship could be for you. Applications close 31 March 2014.... more »
If you’re extremely talented in the arts, whether it be visual, performing or literary arts a Community Trust of Southland scholarship could be for you. We accept applications anytime throughout the year. ... more »