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New Zealand Space Scholarship sends students to NASA 06 May 2024

Six of New Zealand’s top tertiary students will intern at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory or NASA’s Ames Research Center with the support of a New Zealand Space Scholarship.

Ground-breaking project between the UK and New Zealand underway 01 May 2024

The first project between the UK and New Zealand as part of a collaborative science, innovation, and technology agreement is underway.

Members appointed to Science System Advisory Group 08 April 2024

The Science System Advisory Group members have been appointed and have begun discussing their work programme.

Research teams have lift off for Earth observation projects 03 April 2024

12 New Zealand research teams will conduct joint 6-month feasibility studies looking at Earth observation research with NASA partners.

Royal Society Te Apārangi will oversee new research fellowships 28 March 2024

The Royal Society Te Apārangi has been selected to oversee the Aotearoa New Zealand Tāwhia te Mana Research Fellowships.

Science System Advisory Group to look into science sector 27 March 2024

A new Science System Advisory Group has been established to provide advice on how to improve the effectiveness and impact of the science sector in New Zealand.

Kiwi research a first for the International Space Station 22 March 2024

In a first for New Zealand, research hardware is on its way to the International Space Station.

Changes to the Research, Science and Innovation portfolio 19 March 2024

On 28 August 2023, the former Minister of Finance, Hon Grant Robertson, announced a number of savings that had been agreed by Cabinet across different portfolios. This included $115.28m from the Research, Science and Innovation (RSI) portfolio.

New Zealand researchers to collaborate with partners in Asia on alternative energy research 19 December 2023

The Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment (MBIE), along with partner funding agencies from Japan, Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines are participating in a call for proposals in the topic of ‘Alternative Energy’ through the e-ASIA Joint Research Programme.

MBIE strengthens ties with leading Chinese science agencies 18 December 2023

MBIE officials met with two major Chinese science agencies in Wellington recently, recognising a continued commitment to collaborative research and innovation between New Zealand and China.