What Happens If My Application is Successful? 

If you are successful in receiving funding from nib foundation, you will receive a letter confirming the conditions of the grant, payment schedule, and reporting arrangements.

Grants will be paid through Electronic Funds Transfer in accordance with the payment schedule negotiated in your Grant Agreement. In special cases, grants may be paid by cheque.

Grantee Obligations

There are several requirements that you will need to be aware of as a recipient of a grant from nib foundation. Please take a few minutes to review nib foundation's Grantee Obligations. (PDF 51kb).

Progress Reports 

All partners will be required to submit progress reports and participate in feedback conferences (in person or by phone) at regular intervals throughout the project. The due dates for reporting will be outlined in the Grant Agreement.

Grant recipients must inform the foundation of any changes to, or delays in the completion of the project throughout its duration.

Final Reports and Acquittal Reports

The Grantee Obligations require all successful grantees to satisfactorily acquit the grant by completing a financial acquittal and a final report upon completion of their project. This information is used:

  • to ensure the financial accountability of both the foundation and the grant recipient;
  • for internal assessment and review;
  • to identify any important learnings or models from the project;
  • to disseminate experiences and outcomes to others where appropriate; and
  • to guide future grant-making decisions.

The due dates for reporting will be outlined in the Grant Agreement.

Any queries regarding reporting should be directed to enquiries@nibfoundation.com.au


You will be required to acknowledge the grant from nib foundation through the use of our logo in publications and other promotional materials. An electronic copy of our logo and brand guidelines will be provided for use. All branded material must be approved by nib foundation prior to publication or printing.