How to apply

Completing a funding request


Funding requests can be made by completing an Individual or Organisation Funding Application Form and then emailing or posting it to the Trust.


You will need to provide:

  • financial details,

  • referees,

  • supporting documents​


Please be prepared to present your request in person if required. If successful you will also need to provide an accountability report within three months of receiving your donation.​

Submission Closing Dates


Funding applications and sponsorship requests are considered bi-monthly by the Board of Trustees.

Closing dates for 2020:

2019 R5 – 2 February
2019 R6 – 5 April
2020 R1 – 31 May
2020 R2 – 2 August
2020 R3 – 4 October
2020 R4 – 29 November

Sponsorships and Scholarships


The Waikato Farmers Trust sponsors Waikato based initiatives which focus on agriculture, education or supporting our local rural community.


Sponsorship applications can be made by providing a contract with clear details of the sponsorship request. Contact us to discuss sponsorship opportunities.​


Level 3, 169 London Street

PO Box 1140, WMC, Hamilton, 3240

+64 7 838 1140

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