Generosity New Zealand




givME - Scholarships, grants & awards for individuals

A resource of awards, scholarships and grants available to New Zealand individuals for personal development, principally i​n academic, artistic, research and sporting fields.

It has scholarships for school, polytechnic or travel grants, sports and arts schemes, personal grants, personal development funds, academic and non-academic funding.

You need to be a Opotiki District Library member to login.​

Enter givME here

givUS - Community grants and funding for groups

Contains comprehensive information about funding for New Zealand community groups.

​​It aims to collect together all sources of discretionary grants in New Zealand, including philanthropic, statutory, government and local government funding schemes.

Select from lists of options to narrow the search to where you are based, what you want the money for etc. and FundView will give you a list of all funders you can try.

You will need to be a Opotiki District Library member to login.

Enter givUS here​​

Remote Access User Guide

​Go to: Generosity New Zealand login page
Find​To log in, use the barcode on your Opotiki District Library card.
Choose givME or givUS.
Search​Click on New Search to start a criteria search.
Type in information about funding need.
Do several searches using different criteria to find all relevant funding.

Click on Calendar to view the grants in order of closing date.
Note: the calendar does not list the grants that are always open for applications.

Click on A-Z Listing to view an alphabetical list of all funds.
Use Keyword Search on this page if you are looking for a specific fund.
Select​Click on the title to see detailed information about each fund.
Information provided includes:
  • Eligibility criteria
  • Background about the fund
  • Application process 
  • Funder contact details and form.
Apply​​Click on the funder's website link and follow the application process to apply for a fund.

​Need more information?

You can contact Jo Hunt, the Opotiki District Library Manager, by phone on (07) 3156170 or email​

Page reviewed: 07 Feb 2017 11:15am