Environmental Grants

Canon has a global environmental management system to ensure that its policy is effectively implemented and that there are processes in place at each stage of the product lifecyle to reduce environmental impacts.

Environmental Grants

Wappaburra Land TrustIn the spirit of our guiding philosophy of Kyosei - living and working together for the common good - Canon Oceania supports environmental protection both in its daily operations and through our community activities.

Canon Oceania is now appealing for applicants for its annual environmental grants program. Grants in-kind worth $26,000 (11K AUD and 15K NZD) are available to Australian and New Zealand schools, community groups and not-for-profit organisations making a positive impact on their environment and community. 

This year the grants will be awarded under the following categories: 

  • Community or Not-For-Profit Grant: An environmental project with significance to a local community or not-for-profit group
  • School Award: An environmental project being run by a primary school
  • Runner-up: An environmental project from either a school or community group making an environmental impact

  • Regional Award: An environmental project with significance to a rural or regional area within New Zealand
  • Education Award: An environmental project being run by a kindergarten, primary or secondary school or tertiary organisation, or group within the organisation, within New Zealand
  • Community Award: An environmental project being run by a community group or organisation within New Zealand

To apply for one of our grants you must complete an application form and send it to:

Canon Australia Environmental Grants 
Building A, The Park Estate
5 Talavera Road 
Macquarie Park NSW 2113

Or by email to:

On awarding of the grants, each winner will be given their choice of $5,000 (retail value) of Canon equipment – including digital compact and DSLR cameras, video cameras, binoculars, projectors, multi-function printers, water-proof cameras and more. The runner up will also receive Canon products of their choice to the value of $1,000. Selection is based on the environmental merits of each group’s nominated project, as well as the importance of the products to realising its success.

Applications close on Friday 5 August 2016 with the winners announced on Wednesday 31 August 2016.

If you have any questions please contact:
Canon Australia 
Corporate Communications
Phone (02) 8879 7976

Please note we can only accept applications which fulfil the criteria of the Terms & Conditions.