The eligibility of your application will be measured and tested against several criteria. Below are the eligibility for applications covered by the Diocesan Development Fund Policy. For the full policy refer to the next section (Additional Information).
1. Application Eligibility
1.1. Nature of Project
1.1.1. The project shall:
a) Reach new people, new locations and/or new generations; or
b) Employ innovative methods of mission and ministry; or
c) Develop leaders.
1.1.2. The project shall:
a) Align with the Funding Applicant’s overall mission and ministry strategy/plan;
b) Align with the wider Diocesan mission and ministry vision.
1.2. Project Delivery
1.2.1. The Funding Applicant shall provide:
a) Suitable leadership;
b) Financial resources - ideally 50% of the project budget;
c) Personnel resources to manage and deliver the project; and
d) A plan mapping out the future sustainability of the project. Funds may be made
available for multi-year projects however after 3 years only 50% of costs would