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

Summer Internships 2020-2021 - Open for Student Applications
Fulbright-NPM Graduate Award
Fulbright-NPM Scholar Award
Borrin-NPM Legal Research Internship Award

 

 

NPM 2020-2021 Summer Internships

Grant Status: 
Open
09/18/2020 - 17:00 to 10/12/2020 - 16:00

 

NPM has at least 30 internship positions to be confirmed from 49 internship project proposals. Tauira get your applications in - review the many projects, select which interests you most and apply with your CV, transcript and a reference.

This year we include 3 special named internship awards on offer, these are inaugural Named Scholar Scholarships. Honouring three of our esteemed NPM scholars and their whānau; Professor Wharehuia Milroy (Te Reo), Professor Michael Walker (Tai Ao) and Associate Professor Mānuka Hēnare (Whai Rawa). 

Borrin-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Legal Research Internship Award

Grant Status: 
Open
08/26/2020 - 18:00 to 09/30/2020 - 17:00

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

Once again, Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga is 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 2020-2021.

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. 

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.

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.

2019 NPM Publication Support Grant

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

Purpose: NPM Publication Support Grants have a long and successful history of providing support for Māori researchers to publish and/or disseminate their research findings. The grant is for books, written in the Māori language and other creations including photography and web publications that contribute to Indigenous research development and the research programme of Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga (NPM).

NPM Seeding and Scoping - Request For Proposals

Grant Status: 
Closed
03/14/2019 - 09:00 to 06/30/2019 - 16:00

 

Our 2019 call for new Seed and Scope Research proposals has now closed

Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga (NPM) is again developing new seed and scope research that contributes to its research programme and outcomes. We will develop and commence research projects that contribute to our outcomes and vision, by providing a small contestable fund for our researchers (research partner network) that will initiate excellent research that has transformative potential. 

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