Sports groups receiving funds are required to extend their itinerary while in Japan beyond the sports activity and experience Japanese culture, please note this does not include Tokyo Disney Resort.
Groups must be given approval to travel by their NSO (National Sport Organisation).
There will be several options where you can acknowledge the Foundation’s support, prior, during and on return, these will be discussed with the successful recipients.
Successful applicants will be required to agree to the standard terms and conditions for Asia New Zealand Foundation funding recipients.
Foundation funding recipients are expected to:
- provide a 500-600 word article for the Asia New Zealand Foundation website, including photos (to be submitted while undertaking the trip or within two weeks of completion).
- submit a report on their experience accounting for how the funding was spent (further details will be provided to successful applicants)
- seek opportunities to share their experience on return to New Zealand
- remain engaged with the Asia New Zealand Foundation.
Please read the full terms and conditions
It should be noted that the Asia New Zealand Foundation is liable to inspection by the Office of the Auditor General. Therefore, all successful applicants will be required to account for the spending of funds received. The Foundation will require the funds to be returned if their use cannot be adequately accounted for.
Applicants must submit reports on any outstanding funds they have received before a new application will be considered. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.