The principal purpose of the Trust is to encourage and promote education and research in New Zealand on public policy issues by enabling outstanding New Zealand mid-career professionals to undertake fellowship programmes in the USA.
Note: The main sectors, activities and beneficiaries are bolded.
Makes grants / loans to individuals
Education / training / research
The Trust comprises a Board of five Trustees who oversee the governance of the Trust. Trust depends on the support of Trustees and adminstrative providers to achieve its responsibilities and deliver against the Trust's objectives. The Trustees are appointed from among the Harkness Fellowship Alumni.
Annual Returns are due within 6 months of a charity’s balance date (financial year-end), or a longer period if an extension has been granted.
This charity has been granted an exemption from filing an annual return by 31 March 2009 under Section 43 of the Charities Act 2005. The first annual return is due by 31 March 2010.
Here is a list of all the details changed by the charity, for example adding or removing officers, amending rules, changing balance dates or updating address details.