NPM Grants & Awards

We are critically aware of the importance of sharing research outcomes with appropriate communities and audiences, user groups and stakeholders – our Māori communities especially – so positive change can be achieved. We also support student development and excellence and emerging researchers in the field of Indigenous research and build capacity and capability through our programmes, activities and with scholarships, awards and specific training initiatives.

All grants and awards have formal application processes and assessment criteria - check each grant or award's criteria and apply online.

Current Opportunities

2018 - 2019 NPM Summer Internships
Borrin-NPM Legal Research Summer Internships
2018 Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Scholar Award
 

Borrin-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Legal Research Internship Award

Grant Status: 
Open
09/17/2018 - 16:00 to 10/04/2018 - 16:00

 

Calling Legal Scholars and Students - Opportunity for two Māori law research summer interns

Once again, Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga are proud to partner with the Borrin Foundation, with the support of Te Hunga Roia Māori o Aotearoa, to offer two Māori law research interns for the summer months of 2018-2019.

The successful Māori law interns will have the opportunity to work on Māori law related 10 week research projects who will be supervised by a Māori law academic and where possible a Māori lawyer. 

NPM 2018-2019 Summer Internships

Grant Status: 
Open
09/03/2018 - 17:00 to 10/10/2018 - 16:00

 

LEARN MORE RESEARCH SKILLS - WORK WITH OUR RESEARCH LEADERS -  AND GET PAID!

There are 27 projects available for students to select from and at least 20 internship positions available. Your input will be used to match your application for an internship to a summer research project.

Apply for an NPM Summer Internship

Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Scholar Award

Grant Status: 
Open
01/01/2018 - 20:30 to 10/01/2018 - 17:00

Applications for the 2018 Fulbright-NPM Scholar Award are open.

The Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Scholar Award is for a New Zealand academic, artist or professional to lecture and/or conduct research at a US institution in the field of Indigenous development. One award valued at up to US$37,500 is granted each year, towards three to five months of lecturing and/or research.

Summer Internship Project Applications

Grant Status: 
Closed
08/01/2018 - 16:00 to 08/20/2018 - 17:00

Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Research Internship Programme - Call for Research Projects are now closed for 2018

The programme is intended for Māori students interested in pursuing a career in research. The student will work under the direction and guidance of a senior researcher on an existing research project aligned to the research plan of Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga. At least 20 internships will be available for the period from 3  December 2018 through to 22 February 2019.

There are two stages in the internship process:

NPM Postdoctoral Research Fellowship - Te reo me ngā tikanga Māori

Grant Status: 
Closed
06/15/2018 - 16:00 to 08/03/2018 - 17:00

Applications are now closed fore 2018

Purpose

Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga (NPM) is committed to building Māori research capability and capacity and improving Māori research career pathways, and in particular in te reo me ngā tikanga Māori. A new and further NPM Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (PDRF) has been created that will contribute towards this goal.

NPM Seeding and Scoping - Request For Proposals

Grant Status: 
Closed
06/01/2018 - 09:00 to 08/10/2018 - 16:00

 

Seed and Scope Applications are closed for 2018

Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga (NPM) is developing new seed and scope research that falls within its research themes. We are looking to commence projects that contribute to our outcomes and vision, by providing a small contestable fund that will initiate excellent research that has transformative potential through our research network. 

Tohu Puiaki - Doctoral Completion Scholarships

Grant Status: 
Closed
05/01/2018 - 05:00 to 06/12/2018 - 16:00

One Year Te Reo Māori Doctoral Completion Scholarship

Te Taura Whiri I te Reo Māori and Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga are in partnership to build capacity and capability in Māori language research and support revitalisation.

Purpose:

To provide financial assistance and incentive to doctoral candidates who are not in receipt of any other significant income to complete their doctoral study and thesis submission. 

Eligibility:

2018 NPM Knowledge Event Support Grant

Grant Status: 
Closed
03/01/2018 - 17:00 to 04/26/2018 - 17:00

NPM Knowledge Event Support Grants have closed for 2018. Please check back in early 2019.

Purpose: The NPM Knowledge Event Support Grant is designed to support an event where research knowledge of a transformative nature will be shared amongst key audiences, such as communities, policy makers, academics and researchers.  Events that will be funded include conferences, symposia, community or other hui, wānanga, colloquia, workshops, performances and/or exhibitions.

2018 NPM Conference Attendance Support Grant

Grant Status: 
Closed
03/01/2018 - 17:00 to 04/26/2018 - 17:00

NPM Conference Attendance Support Grants have closed for 2018. Please check back in early 2019.

Purpose: The NPM Conference Attendance Support Grant is designed to support early career Māori researchers who are hoping to disseminate their research and present at national and international conferences, leading to the potential publication of their research or findings.

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