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Your West Innovation Fund Exclusions

Learn more about the exclusions for Your West Innovation Fund.

The Trusts will not fund:


• Retrospective applications i.e. where the initiative or item


being considered for funding has already been completed


or purchased


• Initiatives that are outside of The Trusts boundaries


• Applications from sub-groups of entities (such as jubilee


committees, men’s, women’s, or junior sections). The main entity


or governing body of each organisation must be the applicant


• Industry, commercial or professional network groups


• Promotion of a religious or political message (however, we do


fund faith-based community services)


• Corporate social clubs


• School car parks, entrance ways, staff areas and staff


equipment


• Alcohol


Travel or accommodation


• Sports equipment


• Computers for schools or individuals


• Purchase of food for food banks


• Group/team registration fees


• Grants which are for the purpose of fundraising or re-gifting


(e.g. prize money, scholarships etc)


• Activities or initiatives that are of a similar nature or duplication


to what the Trusts has, or is already funding


• Individuals (including sponsorships or scholarships)


• Endowments, capital funds, whānau and family trusts other


trust funds


• Contribution to debt reduction