Funds disbursed from this trust to 2016/17


The partnership between the Association of Civilian Widows NSW/ and the Apex Foundation was developed in 2004 to enable future funding through grants to benefit or assist disadvantageous youth.

Grant applications can be accepted from all States and Territories of Australia, provided they meet the criteria as per the link below.

Several grants were approved in 2012 including modifications to a car to improve mobility for a disabled boy in New South Wales; the purchase of a durable wheelchair for a girl with cerebral palsy in Victoria, as well as supporting an autistic boy in Victoria with advanced Maths and English training.

Download the history of the dedicated women of Association of Civilian Widows

Download ACW Grant Guidelines  (28KB PDF)