Past rounds for Te Pūnaha Hihiko: Vision Mātauranga Capability Fund

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

2022 proposals approved for funding

Organisation Project title Partner organisation(s) Funding (GST excl.) Scheme
Eastern Institute of Technology Te Ao Ka Hira o Ngāti Kere: A community driven knowledge management system for preservation, presentation, and custodianship of hapū-specific mātauranga Māori Ngāti Kere Hapū Authority $249,312 Connect
Kahukuraariki Trust Board Tāmatahia te Mahinga Tio a Kahukuraariki: Restoring tribal rock oyster aquaculture within Te Tai Tokerau University of Auckland, School of Biological Sciences, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited $250,000 Connect
Makaurau Marae Māori Trust Parahau Te Roopu Whariki, Massey University $250,000 Placement
Massey University He paku ā uta he paku ā rō wai Whakaki Lake Trust $227,580 Connect
Kei hea tō karaka - a horticultural and food enterprise for Rangitāne o Manawatū Rangitāne o Manawatū, The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited $249,930 Connect
Māmā pūpū, māmā kina: restoring environmental and social wellbeing through the active restoration of marine taonga Te Rūnanga o Te Whānau $158,704 Connect
National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited Te Hihiringa: Te Wānanga o te Tohorā Patuharakeke Te Iwi Trust Board Inc. (PTITB), Far Out Ocean Research Collective Charitable Trust $249,000 Connect
Ngati Whatua Orakei Whai Maia Limited Me tupu i a wīwī, me tupu i a wāwā - An intergenerational study vital to the life cycle of Ngāti Whātua o Ōrākei Koi Tū: The Centre for Informed Futures $250,000 Placement
Te Poito Lands Charitable Trust Mā te ahūrea whakahāerenga i te Mātaitai Ka whakaora ai i te kaimoana, te whakareitanga ake ai i te mana o te tangata. Enhancing Mana Through Restoration of Kaimoana by Cultural Management of Mataitai Waikato University $250,000 Connect
Te Toi Ōhanga: New Zealand Institute of Māori Economic Development and Innovation Ltd Ahikāroa Heretaunga Te Manaaki Taiao, Te Taiwhenua o Heretaunga $250,000 Placement
University of Auckland Designing next generation health technology through a Māori lens Kiwa Digital Ltd, Iwi United Engaged Ltd $250,000 Connect
Pathways from taiaha to trendsetting: partnering mātauranga Māori with engineering knowledge New Zealand Māori Arts and Crafts Institute $250,000 Connect
Kohunga Kākāriki Kutai - Nurturing Seeds for Growth Muriwhenua Developments Charitable Trust $250,000 Connect
Te Ara Auaha o Muriwhenua Ngāti Turi: The Journey of Muriwhenua Māori Deaf Innovation Muriwhenua $250,000 Connect
Wakatu Incorporation Te Tauihu Māori Pharmacopoeia CE Research Associates, Robert Pa McGowan $250,000 Placement
Wharekawa Marae Reservation Trust Wharekawa Marae Vision Mātauranga Research Capability Building Project Ecoquest Education Foundation - Ecological Monitoring and Research, Dr Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal $250,000 Connect

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
Last updated: 05 April 2023