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
2020 NPM Matariki Internship
2020 NPM Doctoral Completion Scholarship
2020 NPM Masters Completion Scholarship
2020 NPM Honours Completion Scholarship
New Horizons for Women Trust Research Award
Fulbright-NPM Graduate Award
Fulbright-NPM Scholar Award

 

 

NPM Masters Completion Scholarship 2020

Grant Status: 
Open
06/02/2020 - 16:00 to 06/16/2020 - 16:45

Purpose: To provide assistance to Māori students to complete and submit their Master’s thesis.

This grant supports candidates who are not in receipt of any other significant income during this period of postgraduate degree completion.

Eligibility: For Māori candidates currently enrolled at Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga (NPM) partner institution who are in the final year of a Masters degree and will submit their theses for examination by 1 December 2020.

NPM Doctoral Completion Scholarship 2020

Grant Status: 
Open
06/01/2020 - 16:45 to 06/16/2020 - 16:45

Purpose:  To provide assistance to New Zealand enrolled Māori Doctoral candidates to complete and submit their Doctoral thesis, or to prepare and publish outputs from their recently submitted doctoral research.

This grant supports Doctoral candidates who are not in receipt of any other significant income during this period of completion or publishing.

Eligibility:  For Māori doctoral candidates:

NPM Honours Completion Scholarship 2020

Grant Status: 
Open
06/01/2020 - 16:45 to 06/16/2020 - 16:00

Purpose: To provide assistance to Māori students to complete the final year of their Honours programme.

This grant supports candidates who are not in receipt of any other significant income during this period of completion or publishing.

Eligibility: For Māori candidates currently enrolled at Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga (NPM) partner institution who are in the final year of a Honours degree and will complete requirements for the degree by 1 December 2020.

Funding amount: $1,500 per award. Up to 15 grants.

NPM Matariki Internship 2020

Grant Status: 
Open
06/01/2020 - 16:45 to 06/16/2020 - 16:00

Calling NPM Investigators/Researchers and Students - Opportunity for sixteen Māori research interns

NPM is proud to announce its Matariki New Horizon Internships. We ask NPM investigators to outline a project (and the Māori student they want to work with) relevant to the NPM Tautoko Covid-19 StrategyDepending on the institution and programme of study, the supervisor may wish to consider acknowledging the internship as credit for course work.

Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Scholar Award

Grant Status: 
Open
01/01/2020 - 20:30 to 10/01/2020 - 17:00

Arohamai. Applications for the 2020 Fulbright-NPM Scholar Award are now 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.

Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Graduate Award

Grant Status: 
Open
01/01/2020 - 20:30 to 08/02/2020 - 05:00

Applications for the 2020 Fulbright-NPM Graduate Award is now open.

The Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Graduate Award is for a promising New Zealand graduate student to undertake postgraduate study or research at a US institution in the field of Indigenous development.

NPM 2019-2020 Summer Internships

Grant Status: 
Closed
09/12/2019 - 17:00 to 10/16/2019 - 16:00

Student applications for NPM's 2019-2020 Summer Internship programme are now closed. Please check back in 2020 for new internship opportunities.

In 2019 at least 20 internship positions will be selected amd confirmed from 30 project proposals.

Apply for an NPM Summer Internship here! Applications close 16 October!

2019 NPM Knowledge Event Support Grant

Grant Status: 
Closed
06/24/2019 - 18:00 to 08/06/2019 - 17:00

Purpose:This grant is intended to assist with creating an event where research knowledge of a transformative nature is shared among key audiences (communities, policy makers, academics/researchers).  Such events include, but are not limited to, conferences, symposia, community or other hui, wānanga, colloquia, workshops, performances and/or exhibitions.

2019 NPM Conference Attendance Support Grant

Grant Status: 
Closed
06/24/2019 - 18:00 to 08/06/2019 - 17:00

Purpose: To support early career Māori researchers who intend to disseminate their research at a national or international conference leading to the potential publication of their research.

Eligibility: Māori students (post-graduate) and early career researchers (no more than 5 years post-doctorate) at one of NPM's 21 Partners.

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