We encourage community organisations to apply. We will consider events, projects and initiatives that display:
Manaakitanga – caring for our communities and people, and putting people at the heart of the decision.
Kaitiakitanga – taking up the role of guardian and protector of our environment, for future generations.
Sustainability – improving, growing, learning and adapting in smart ways to make a difference.
There are three funding periods a year:
Applications for each round must be made using the official application form, and be received by the last day of that month.
Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application by the following month. Successful applicants may also be posted on Mercury's website, social media pages, and other communications.
Applications must fall within the stipulated criteria to be considered:
OTHER INFORMATION FOR APPLICANTS
Other information for applicants: