We hold one or two funding rounds each year to decide which projects we’ll support. We'll review your application during our funding rounds, following which we'll contact applicants to let them know the outcome.
We review funding requests against the fund's objectives and a set of selection criteria to help us decide if the project supports sustainable community development. It's important to Meridian that community members help decide which projects we fund. Our funding panels are made up of a mix of Meridian staff and nominated community representatives.
If you have any questions, phone 04 803 2507 or send us an email.
You can apply for funding if your project meets at least one of the Power Up Community Fund objectives.
Your project must:
Your proposal must clearly outline what the outcomes and benefits of your project will be, and how your project will: