Type of funding
The Bruce Stewart Leadership Programme is a yearly monetary fund for the benefit of the people of the Tokomairiro region. The annual programme funding of $50,000 aims to promote leadership development and excellence. Applications are assessed and granted based on eligibility and strength of application.
There are two funding rounds per year with closing dates in April and September.
Selection will be undertaken by the Stewart Family Board.
A representative of the Board will formally notify the successful and unsuccessful applicants within one month of the closing date.
Payment and use
The Stewart Family Office will make payment to the successful applicant(s) upon receipt of account information. Funds can be used for the approved leadership activity submitted via the application process.
Successful applicants are required to report back on progress and outcomes to the Stewart Family Board. Written progress reports are requested within six months of receiving funding. In addition, some applicants will be asked to speak at the yearly Stewart Family Assembly.