General information

Opening date for applications

In 2019 the opening date for applications will be Monday 15 April 2019.

If an application is urgent,  please contact the the Executive Officer to discuss how to lodge an application.

The closing date for applications is 30 June each year.

The Trustees' normal practice is to finalise their decisions on applications by the end of October. 

Lodging an application

All applications are submitted online using the online application form which can be found under the Applications and Acquittal. 

If you are not able to submit an using the online application system please contact the the Executive Officer to make other arrangements to submit an application.

Timing of funding decisions

Except for urgent applications the Trustees make grants in one round each year. 

The decisions of the Trustees are notified to all applicants the end of October. Successful applicants receive payment for the approved funding at this time.

If the Trustees regard any application as particularly urgent, they may fast-track the application for consideration and, if approved, the payment will be made within a week of being approved.


Online applications for 2019 are now CLOSED.

It is expected that the review process will be completed and all applicants notified of the outcome of their application by 31 October 2019. 

Online Acquittal Form

The online acquittal form is available under the Grant acquittals tab.