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
Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Scholar Award
Summer Internship Project Applications
Borrin-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Legal Research Internship Award

Borrin-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Legal Research Internship Award

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

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 2019-2020.

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. 

Summer Internship Project Applications

Grant Status: 
Open
06/24/2019 - 18:00 to 08/23/2019 - 17:00

Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Research Internship Programme - Call for Research Projects

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 2019 through to 22 February 2020.

There are two stages in the internship process:

Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Scholar Award

Grant Status: 
Open
01/01/2019 - 20:30 to 10/01/2019 - 17:00

Applications for the Fulbright-NPM Scholar Award are currently open and close on 1 October.

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.