The New Zealand High Commission in Bridgetown is inviting applications to the New Zealand High Commission Fund.

The Fund supports small scale, short-term community projects that contribute to wider community well-being.

The projects must be in line with New Zealand Aid Programme’s mission of sustainable development in developing countries, in order to reduce poverty and contribute to a more secure, equitable and prosperous world. 

The High Commission welcomes proposals in the following areas:

  • Agriculture
  • The environment (including recycling)

The Fund is aimed at community groups and NGOs but other types of organisations e.g. schools, business associations may apply. Please check with the High Commission. The Fund does not support individual businesses.

The maximum amount for a single project is NZ$25,000 (approximately EC$44,000).

How to apply

Applications should be received by 29 February 2020.

HEF Bridgetown Application Form [DOCX, 44 KB]

HEF Bridgetown Guidelines [PDF, 295 KB]


New Zealand High Commission,
Bridgetown, Barbados
Tel: +1-246-622-7800