We offer personal development scholarships to develop cultural, sporting or community activities

Caring for our community through sponsorship

Alpine Energy Personal Development Sponsorship for sporting, cultural and community endeavour.

Alpine Energy provides sponsorhip funding to enable individuals to develop their personal abilities, skills or knowledge. This form of sponsorship involves a grant to help a person who is striving to attain excellence in their field of endeavour. Sponsorships will be awarded within a mix of cultural, sporting or community activities, but are not awarded for tertiary education studies. The grant is available only to people resident in the Alpine Energy electricity distribution area. Typically the level of sponsorship is between $100-$1000 per individual. This sponsorship may be used for course attendance, personal coaching, travel or similar support to enable the individual to further develop his or her potential.

How do you apply?

Please download our application form, complete and email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or send to Alpine Energy, PO Box 530, Timaru 7940 

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Application Dates

Personal Development Sponsorship

March - close off date for applications 1st March
September – close off date for applications 1st of September

Organisational Sponsorship Applications for Events & Facilities

Applications for sponsorship funding can be received any time during the year.

Community organisations that Alpine has in the past and currently supports:

  • Aoraki Secondary Schools Sport - sports directors
  • Tennis South Canterbury – junior tennis programme
  • Rugby South Canterbury
  • South Canterbury Drama League
  • South Island Masters Games
  • Netball South Canterbury - Development Officer
  • SC Hockey - coaching and development programme
  • Caroline Bay Association - Talent Quest
  • Aoraki Development Trust - Business Excellence Awards
  • Life Education Trust - Harold Club
  • Geraldine Festival of the Arts
  • SC Hospice - Wine, Food and Music Festival
  • SC Basketball - Development Officer
  • Central South Island Science and Technology Fair
  • Southern Alps Country Music Awards
  • Rotary Cub of Timaru - Charity Auction and Entertainment
  • Pleasant Point Gymkhana - "Get to the Point" day
  • Alpine Energy 12 hour mountain-bike race
  • SC Primary Schools Gymnastics Festival
  • Timaru South Rotary - Carols by Candlelight
  • Alpine Energy Mt Peel Mountainbike Marathon 2014
  • Sport South Canterbury - South Canterbury Sports Awards
  • SC Women’s Bowling Tournament
  • InHarmony Singing Group - Christmas on the Bay Variety Concert
  • Waimate Competitions Society - Highland Dancing Festival
  • Waimate Competitions Society - Junior Country Music Awards
  • Waimate Caledonian Society - criterium and games
  • Alpine Energy Winchester Show
  • Rotary Club of Timaru North - Hadlow to Harbour Fun Run
  • Aoraki Mathematics Association - Aoraki Math Competition
  • Tennis Seniors South Canterbury – tournament
  • SC International Science Festival
  • Pleasant Point Historical Railway Society Inc
  • Timaru Horticultural Society Inc
  • South Canterbury Arts Society Annual Arts Award
  • Lake Tekapo Footbridge Society
  • 2016 SI Dahlia event
  • SC Rose Society
  • Timaru Horticultural Society
  • Aorangi Eagles
  • Twizel Salmon & Wine Festival
  • Lake Tekapo Recreation Park
  • Lake Tekapo Solar Challenge
  • Geraldine Winterlights Festival 2015
  • SI Secondary Sports Netball Championshop
  • ESITO Excellence Awards
  • SC Roller Skating - new building
  • Aoraki International Dark Sky Reserve Board - Starlight Festival
  • South Cantebury Basketball Association
  • Canterbury Rural Fire
  • Timaru Bike Polo Club - world champs
  • Timaru Lions
  • SC Drama League
  • Pleasent Point Railway -signs
  • Aorangi Electrical Golf Tournament
  • Geraldine High School Electric Vehicle Team
  • Waimate Regent Theatre Trust
  • Timaru District Choir
  • World Busker Festival
  • SI Youth Librarians Conference
  • Mackenzie Shears
  • Roller Derby


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