Community Covid-19 Fund

Applications for the Community COVID-19 Funds are now closed. 

The Community Covid-19 Fund supports Pacific communities and groups who are leading and driving their own solutions to respond and recover from the impacts of Covid-19. There are three categories of funding that applicants can apply for:

Grassroots initiatives (grants up to $5,000) 

Funding for groups that have a new idea that they want to test and pilot.

Acceleration initiatives (grants up to $10,000)

Funding for an initiative that has already had a positive impact in the community and you would like to improve it.

Lift off initiatives (grants up to $50,000)

Funding for an initiative that has already had a positive impact in the community and you would like to collaborate with others to scale up or expand to deliver in other regions.

If you have an idea or an existing initiative that meets the following criteria then we encourage you to submit an application:

  • Targeted towards Pacific communities in Aotearoa
  • Demonstrates a response and or recovery to the impacts of Covid-19
  • Demonstrates a link towards the Pacific Aotearoa Lalanga Fou Goals: Thriving Pacific cultures, languages and identities, Prosperous Pacific communities, Health and resilient Pacific peoples and Confident, thriving and resilient Pacific young people.

Applications for the Community COVID-19 Fund are now closed.

Thank you for your interest. Should your application be received, we may be in contact for further clarification.

If you have any queries regarding the Community COVID-19 Fund, please send an email to [email protected]