Helen Macpherson Smith Trust

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Current Grant RoundSocial Impact Grants, 2016

Grant Levels

Accepting applications in the following grant levels

Social Impact Grants, 2016

Social Impact


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Important Dates

Important dates for grant rounds

Social Impact Grants, 2016

Applications open:
10th May 2016

Applications close:
2nd June 2016

Our Funding Criteria

The horizontal axis represents our five key objectives.

Your project is required to match at least three of the five objectives.

This Grants Matrix features in all case studies of projects that have matched three or more objectives.

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What we fund

The vertical axis represents our five programs.

Select the program which clearly fits your project. You can apply in one program only.

Each program has three focus areas which represent the Trust’s current areas of interest.  Your project is required to fit with at least one focus area.

Ensure that your project matches at least three of the Trust’s five key objectives.

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Our Grants Matrix

A graphic representation of our matched objectives.

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About Helen Macpherson Smith Trust

Helen Macpherson-SmithHelen Macpherson Smith Trust is an independent perpetual philanthropic trust established by Helen Macpherson Schutt (née Smith) in 1951 for the benefit of Victorian charitable institutions.

We approve grants to a wide variety of eligible charities and a diverse range of projects that seek to benefit the people of Victoria.

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