About WIDE Trust

The WIDE Trust is a charitable trust formed in 2018 and derived from The Tenon Employee Educational Fund the beneficiaries of which were employees of Tenon Limited Partnership, a wood industries company.

Following the sale of Tenon Limited some $18 million of the assets of The Tenon Employee Educational Fund were allocated to establish the WIDE Trust to benefit the advancement of education, research and development in the forestry and wood industry sectors in New Zealand.

The WIDE Trust considers applications from students, academic institutions and industry associations related to initiatives that align with the objectives of the Trust.

The focus of the WIDE Trust is on supporting development and education in the forestry and wood industry sectors through the provision of grants and scholarships for New Zealand students and institutions. Applications will be via the on-line application process on this web site.