Offering financial and non-financial grants to not-for-profit organisations and social enterprises that are taking a fresh approach to solving Australia's social problems.
This 1-hour introductory briefing by Dirk McLeish (GM Conduct, Consumer, Commercial & Business Bank) will provide an overview of how the Foundation assesses risk in grant applications. Dirk will outline why it is important to identify risks, different types of risk and how to manage risk.
This introductory briefing by Janie Lawton (Director, Portfolio Management, Finance, Technology) will provide an overview of how to present financials for the grant application. Janie will discuss how the Foundation’s team assess the financial health of its applicants, outline some common challenges and mistakes, and how to detail assumptions.
This 1 hour introductory briefing by Westpac Foundation's Chief Executive Officer Sinclair Taylor will provide an overview of the Grant including eligibility and selection criteria,the key elements of a strong submission as well as hints and tips for applicants.