We’ve expanded our LIFT granting. You can now apply for funding towards professional development for your organisation or a particular sector. Here are some examples:

1. Professional development for your organisation e.g.

  • Towards a tertiary qualification for a staff member
  • External professional supervision
  • Travel to, and attendance at, a conference for several staff members
  • Group training on a specific issue (for example trauma informed practice)
  • Group Te Reo classes
  • Governance training for an organisation’s board
  • A workforce development plan or a strategic planning day

2. (New!) Professional development for your sector e.g.

  • Putting on an annual conference for your sector (in Wellington Region only)
  • Providing grant writing support to small non-profit organisations
  • Coordinating a support network for your sector

Read more about LIFT