What we Support
The Otago Community Trust provides grants to not-for-profit community groups and projects that make a positive contribution to Otago communities. The Trust aspires for a happier, more prosperous and caring region that is proud of its people, heritage and future. In short, we believe in making Otago great and we are committed to making a difference to the communities we serve.
The Trust supports a wide variety of Events across Otago. However, please note applications for Events should reach the trust at least three months prior to commencement or opening. Applications received later than three months may not be considered.
Who we Fund
Who can apply for Otago Community Trust funding?
What we Fund
You can learn more about our funding sectors here.
How we Fund
Learn more about our new funding framework.
Our Strategic Priorities
Learn more about our Funding for Change Priorities for 2017-18 here.
What We Do Not Generally Fund
Please read our general exclusion section here, this outlines what OCT does not fund.
Detailed Funding Guidelines
Please read our detailed funding guidelines here, this provides detailed information on specific grant policies.
Search our database for past grants. You can filter grants by region, sector and year.