Our frequently asked questions will clarify how the Fielders Community Fund works, and may assist in your application.
What is the Fielders Community Support Fund?
The Fielders Community Support Fund offers Community groups impacted by natural disaster, or unforeseen events and circumstances, the opportunity to receive assistance through a one time supply of Fielders building products. The Fielders Community Support Fund aims to assist communities when they need it the most.
The Fielders Community Support Fund is not suitable for every project or community initiative. While Fielders will make every effort to assist and consider all applications, resources are limited.
How do I apply for assistance?
To apply for assistance from the Fielders Community Support Fund, applicants must access the Fielders Community Fund Website: https://fielders.com.au/our-community/
Applicants need to fully and correctly complete and submit the application form, providing the applicant’s full name, the relevant community group, service organisation and/or community initiative, residential address, contact telephone number, current and valid email address, description of the situation, explanation of how the Fielders Community Support Fund might assist, as well as a description of specific products requested, the quantity, and their estimated value (if available);
Applicants must also demonstrate an immediate ability to utilise the benefit of the Support (including land and approved building works)
Applicants are also required to provide any further supporting materials at the time of application
Who is eligible to apply for assistance?
Applications will only be accepted from residents of Australia aged 18 years or older who apply for support for an initiative or project which will benefit the community.
For all eligibility criteria, please review the Terms and Conditions here: https://fielders.com.au/our-community/terms/
Who will assess my application?
All eligible applications will be judged by a panel of appropriately qualified assessors nominated by BlueScope Steel Limited T/A Fielders.
How is my application assessed?
All eligible applications will be assessed on a basis of:
- the importance of the initiative or project for the community;
- the alignment of the initiative or project with Fielders and BlueScope’s values;
- Fielders ability to fulfil the requirements of the Application in a timely manner; and
- the financial status of the Fund to meet the requirements of the Application.
What type of support will I receive?
Dependant on the Application submitted, assistance may include a one time supply of Fielders building products, or a one time supply of Fielders building products at a discounted rate.
For full terms and conditions of the support available, please review the terms and Conditions here: https://fielders.com.au/our-community/terms/
How long will it take to process my application?
All applications will be assessed within a timeframe determined by Fielders.
Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application in writing by email.
Fielders decisions are final, and no correspondence will be entered into.
Who do I contact if I have questions?
Please contact email@example.com should you have any questions about the Fielders Community Support Fund.
How will my personal information be used?
Fielders will collect Personal Information about an Applicant to assess the Applicant’s Application for support from the Fielders Community support Fund and award assistance.
If Personal Information is requested but not provided, the applicant cannot participate in the Fund and I therefore s deemed ineligible for assistance.