There were two different levels of grants that eligible charities could apply for in 2022.
This grant can support an existing program that provides:
These grants can support an existing program focusing on one or more of the following areas:
If a charity applied for the Our Shout Workplace Giving Grant they were also automatically register and be considered for a Growing Stronger Communities Grant.
Grant applications open to eligible charities
Grant applications close at 5PMAEST
Successful grant recipients notified
Our 2022 Heritage Bank Charitable Foundation Grant recipients need to meet the following eligibility criteria.
Preference will be given to applicants whose program/service:
We will not providing funding in any of the following cases.
✘ Programs outside Australia
✘ Auspiced applications
✘ New program or service
✘ Sponsorship or fundraising appeals
✘ Events or commercial activities
✘ Small contributions to large capital programs
✘ Programs of a political or religious nature
✘ Requests to support individuals
✘ Recurrent operational costs such as rent and utilities
✘ Study or attendance at conferences or seminars
✘ Endowments, memorials, bursaries or named academic chairs
✘ Motor vehicles and buses
✘ Government entities
✘ Private schools
✘ Other PuAFs and PAFs
✘ Sport, recreation or social activities for their own sake
✘ Programs which duplicate existing services
Grant applications are closed for the annual Heritage Bank Charitable Foundation Grants program. Check back later this year for the announcement of our latest grant recipients.
Frequently asked questions and answers for grant applicants.