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Mazda Foundation Grant Program: Call for Applications (New Zealand)

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted August 30, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on October 28, 2019
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Mazda Foundation Grant logo

The Mazda Foundation Trust:
1. was established in 2005 as a public charitable trust to provide assistance to a broad cross–section of worthy charitable entities, causes and individuals throughout New Zealand that qualify for income tax deductibility.
2. is seeking applications for its Grant Program to include (but are not limited to) the provision of financial aid to individuals and causes which may qualify for income tax deductibility for gifts and which provide assistance:
a) towards the maintenance and improvement of the natural environment
b) in the advancement of culture and education to achieve excellence at all levels in the community
c) to young people through advancement of education and employment skills development, with particular emphasis on children from deprived backgrounds
d) in the arts where the goal is to educate and expose the NZ public on NZ culture.

There are three closing dates for funding rounds every year: 31 March, 30 June and 30 September.

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You should carefully review the Grant Guidelines to determine if your request meets our overall aims and objectives before submitting an application.

The Mazda Foundation Trustees will decide on the successful applicants and the amount of funding.

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 30, 2019
Aug 30, 2019

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and then use its filters (right upper corner) to find what may really suit you;
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others;
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests; yes, tell these storiies too... - they will enlighten and inspire your network.

Jill Langhus
Aug 31, 2019
Aug 31, 2019

Thanks, Ana.