KiwiSport is a government funding initiative administered by Sport Whanganui to increase participation in sport for school aged children in the Whanganui, Rangitikei and Ruapheu districts.

For further information please contact Jimmy Hildreth, Community Sport Advisor 349 2317 or


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Application Information & Guidelines
Structure of Funding
Application Process

Future Champions Trust

The Future Champions Trust is aimed at giving local people and businesses an opportunity to support our talented sporting youth with a “hand up” to reach their full potential at international level in their chosen sport.

For more information please contact Karen Bukholt Business Manager 349 2315 or


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Tupoho Whanau Trust

First created in 2013, the Tupoho scholarships are to “provide support to rangatahi in the pursuit of their national and international sporting aspirations and careers”.

For more information please contact Danny Jonas, CEO 349 2310 or