NPM New Horizons for Women Trust Research Award

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Opening and Closing Dates: 
Sunday, January 3, 2021 - 00:00 to Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 00:00



Submissions for NPM's 2021 New Horizon for Women Trust Award  are now open. Please ensure you are on our mailing list and connected to NPM through our Facebook page to be notified of any future opportunities.

This co-funded research award between Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga (NPM) and New Horizons for Women Trust (NHWT) is for Wāhine Māori researchers. The award of $10,000 aims to support research that benefits Māori women, girls and/or whānau in Aotearoa New Zealand, is made annually and is a one off grant to assist in research and/or living expenses while conducting this research. 

Eligibility criteria

Before you apply please ensure you meet ALL the following eligibility criteria:

  • Is Wāhine Māori or the research group is led by Wāhine Māori
  • Is engaged in research that benefits Māori women, girls and/or whānau in Aotearoa, New Zealand
  • Is a New Zealand citizen or holds a resident class visa; and currently lives in Aotearoa ,New Zealand
  • Has not previously received a NHWT or NPM Research Award

Selection criteria

When selecting awardees, the selection panel will consider the following:

  • Quality of the proposed research project
  • Project schedule and evidence of progress
  • Financial circumstances
  • Researchers capability to conduct the research project
  • Benefit to Māori women, girls and/or whānau in Aotearoa New Zealand

How to apply for an award

If you are eligible for this award please go to the application guidelines and portal for the New Horizons For Women Trust.

Applications close 15 April 2021