The following details applied to the 2021 Heritage Bank Charitable Foundation annual grants round.
When will grants be given out?
Who can apply for a grant?
To be eligible to apply for a Heritage Bank Charitable Foundation Grant, applicants must:
What is the definition of a “program”?
We are wanting to help fund an activity (program/service/project) you are already providing that clearly shows it has a positive impact on people within the Foundation’s core focuses and geographical reach.
What is the assessment process?
What if my organisation doesn’t have DGR status?
What is DGR status?
How long do successful organisations have to spend the grant?
What is the maximum amount of funding that can be applied for?
The maximum amounts that can be applied for in the 2021 Heritage Bank Charitable Foundation Grants are:
Our Shout Workplace Giving Grant – 1 x $25,000 grant
Growing Stronger Communities Grants - 4 x $15,000 grants
From time to time, the Directors may choose to increase the size of the grant on a program that addresses an issue they deem to be of potential benefit to many individuals.
Can I apply on behalf of an organisation?
Do I have to bank with Heritage Bank?
No. It is not a requirement for grant recipients to bank with Heritage Bank.
If you'd like to learn more about Heritage Bank's products and services for charitable organisations, visit heritage.com.au.
Can my organisation apply for multiple grants for different programs?
I’m preparing an application for a grant. Where can I find a copy of the application questions?
I’m experiencing problems with the online application form - what do I do?
I missed the time or date applications closed. Will you still accept my application?
The word count for some sections is too short. Can I submit a longer answer?
When will the grants be given out?
Our 2021 grant applications are open from Wednesday 16 June until Friday 30 July, 2021 at 5PM.
Last year's Grant Recipients were announced in October 2020 after a thorough selection process. See our Partners.