The 2019 Community Grants Funding Scheme is now closed and will be open again for applications from 1 June – 31st July 2020.
Community grant applications are open to any not-for-profit group servicing Upper Hutt residents.
Groups can apply under the following categories:
- Local Grants
For groups based in the Upper Hutt area and primarily servicing Upper Hutt residents
- Regional Grants
For groups situated outside of Upper Hutt but provide a service to Upper Hutt residents
The three priority areas for funding are:
- A strong need for the service, programme or event and wide community benefit
- Substantial volunteer involvement and self help
- Projects which promote a sense of community and contribute to community well-being
A Community Grants Application Form(PDF, 131KB) can be downloaded here and applications can either be submitted via post or email.
Postal Address: Upper Hutt City Council, ATTN: Community Development Advisor, Funding; Private Bag 907, Upper Hutt 5140