Agencies, policies and budget initiatives

An insight into budget initiatives, research organisations, the Vision Matauranga Capability Fund Policy and the Science Board.

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Budget initiatives

As part of Budget 2020 and the COVID Response and Recovery Fund, the Government has announced a $401.3 million package over 4 years for research, science and innovation.

Diversity in science

Capturing the very best ideas and talent to support the highest quality research.

Research organisations

Organisations, industry bodies and companies, not owned by the Government, funding or carrying out research.

Our Science Board

Our Science Board is the statutory body responsible for making independent investment decisions for the Endeavour Fund, National Science Challenges and Partnerships.

Vision Mātauranga

Unlocking the science and innovation potential of Māori knowledge, people and resources that will benefit New Zealand.

Workplace guidance for Science Services under Alert Level 3 – Restrict

Under the Level 3 operating environment our aim is enable some services to resume while continuing our COVID-19 response to minimise risks to public health.