New Changes to our Funding Round

Due to recent changes to our financial year, Nikau Foundation will be moving its grant round from June to August each year.  Applications are invited from 01 August and should be received by 31 August to be considered for funding through the application form on our...

Change to funding round timing

Our 2016 grant round has now closed with over 200 applications for over $2.1m requested. We only have $300k to make in grants so it is going to take some time to do our due diligence on them all. This means we will be extending our 2nd phase past the 31st of July...

Two new funds announced

New Zealand endemic species will benefit from a new named fund, the Bice Tennyson Endowment Fund, established in February 2014 for habitat protection. This fund will also support people with a disablement. An initial sum was given with the donor intending to build on...

Congratulations to the new Grant Recipients!

Nikau Foundation has just invested $86,000 dollars back into the community. On 29 October, 30 successful community groups were handed cheques for grants made from the money provided by The Tindall Foundation at the annual awards ceremony – Nikau Foundation is...