What we look for
Meaningful relationships are at the heart of our work.
A point of difference for our foundation is that we are generally not looking to fund ongoing programs or services. Instead want to increase the capability of organisations to deliver positive health outcomes, which relates to the skills or processes that are required. For organisations new to the Foundation, this is usually through our Discovery Fund grant round.
We look at an organisation’s commitment to collaboration and working alongside those they seek to support. It’s about working with people and organisations rather than imposing solutions on them.
Skills and experience are also important as is passion for an issue.
Some of the questions we look to address in our evaluation of grant applications include: