Grant Applications

The Trust does not usually make contributions toward larger funding projects such as building funds or capital works and makes contributions where funds assist and demonstrate a clear community benefit.  The community benefit of a funded project shall be primarily within the City of Whitehorse.

The Trust will make its assessment on the basis of the information contained in the official Application Form. Additional material or attachments will not be considered unless specifically requested by the Trust.

Applicants will be expected to provide evidence of their status as a Deductible Gift Recipient.

Awards are limited to a maximum of $2,500.

Applications are more likely to succeed if they take into account all of the above points.

Applications are open annually in October for a period of 4 weeks. In 2020 we have extended the application period until 31st December 2020.

Applications can be made by downloading the attached PDF form and forwarding by email to  alternatively you can complete the on line form.

The Valda Twaddle Foundation Guidelines can be downloaded here.


Mr. James MacLeod


Mr. Ian Kennedy

Valda Twaddle 2018

Awards Dinner

Some More Pictures From The Event