Funded projects

Te Pūnaha Hihiko: Vision Mātauranga Capability Fund proposals approved for funding

2021 proposals approved for funding

Organisation Project title Partner organisation(s) Funding (GST excl.) Scheme
Institute of Environmental Science and Research Limited Advancing equitable wellbeing in rural Aotearoa New Zealand using Te ao Maori in complex Water Management Environment4Health, Te Kereru Associates, Ngati Rangi, Te Whanau a Apanui $249,260 Connect
Kapenga M Trust Kapenga Tuna Manaaki National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited $228,755 Connect
Landcare Research New Zealand Ltd T/A Manaaki Whenua Weaving the strands: Mātauranga and palaeoecology at the Ōpihi Taniwha rock art site Ngāi Tahu Māori Rock Art Trust $250,000 Connect
Massey University He Whenua Pungapunga - Exploring the sustainable use of Te Arawa's natural pumice resources Tauhara North No. 2 Trust and Zymbl Innovation $250,000 Connect
Innovating kaitiaki for indigenous taonga – pupurangi snails Muaūpoko Tribal Authority Inc., Genomics Aotearoa, Genomics for Aotearoa New Zealand, Elshire Group Ltd. $250,000 Connect
Te Aho Tapu Hou – A New Sacred Thread: Taking Muka Fibre to High Value Textiles to Unlock Sustainable Harakeke-Based Māori Enterprise Rangi Te Kanawa, Region Net Positive Ltd, AgResearch, Aotearoa Back Country Developments Ltd $248,871 Connect
National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited Kia whakamana te hapū hei penapena rawa to rātou moana - Empowering coastal hapū to manage their rohe moana Ngāti Kere Tangata Kaitiaki representing Ngati Kere hapū for Te Taiapure o Porangahau $250,000 Placement
Maaku anoo e hanga i tooku nei whare — Building our own house within a climate change environment Te Taniwha o Waikato, Swampfrog Environmental & Tree Consultants Ltd $250,000 Connect
Tātau Tātau o Te Wairoa Trust Te Kawau Tiripou: Mātauranga Māori through GPS as a tool for Iwi and Hapū governance Massey University $250,000 Connect
Te Reo Irirangi o te Hiku o te Ika trading as Te Hiku Media Ko te reo kia tika, ko te reo kia rere: Machine Learning to Support te reo Māori Pronunciation Dragonfly Data Science $250,000 Placement
Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu Limited Kā Ara Tīpuna – Growing intergenerational capacity to meet mahika kai aspirations University of Canterbury, Plant and Food Research Ltd, Keewai Ltd $250,000 Connect
The Cawthron Institute Trust Board T/A The Cawthron Institute Te Kete Raukotahi Te Arawa Fisheries Group, Te Runanga o te Whānau $250,000 Connect
The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited Te Ao Turoa - Intergenerational Resource Sustainability Te Aroha Witehira Whanau Trust, Kaingahoa Marae Trust, Te Rawhiti Marae Trust  $249,582 Connect
Innovations in koi processing for regional economic growth and environmental restoration Te Riu o Waikato Ltd (TROWL), Te Whakakitenga o Waikato Inc., AM2 & Associates $184,752 Placement
The Research Trust of Victoria University of Wellington Matching Haapu Knowledge with Machine Learning during the Construction of the IT Artefact Te Ruapekapeka Trust $250,000 Connect
Whakatohea Maori Trust Board Hei Arahi i te Ahurea Matihiko o Whakatōhea - Building Capacity for Digital Curation and Cultural Research University of Waikato $250,000 Placement
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Past rounds

Details of approved funding for past rounds for Te Pūnaha Hihiko: Vision Mātauranga Capability Fund.

Last updated: 08 April 2021