Charitable Trust FAQ

Can I apply for more than $10,000 for any one project?

No, the WDEA Charitable Trust guidelines are firm and no project will be funded for more than $10,000.

Can I apply for ongoing funding?

No, the WDEA Charitable Trust does not provide ongoing funding and ongoing projects must clarify the source/s of ongoing funding when applying for WDEA Charitable Trust funding for any component of their project.

If successful when will I receive the funding ?

Applications close 31st March and 30th September each year, the Charitable Trust panel meets shortly afterwards to evaluate applications.

Final approval is granted by the full WDEA Committee of Management at their meeting on the last Wednesday of April and October. Applicants are notified of the outcome of their application during the following week and payment of grants is made on receipt of your invoice.

When can I submit my application?

Applications can be submitted at any time however the Panel only meets at the specified times to evaluate applications.

Where can I find an application form?

You can find the form to apply for the Charitable Trust here: Charitable Trust