The Moana Community Grants support and develop Pacific heritage arts (artistic expressions and forms reflecting a particular Pasifika cultural tradition) in regional towns and communities outside of Auckland and Wellington.
Up to $10,000
4 Nov 2016
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To be eligible for Creative New Zealand funding:
If you don't have the track record we're looking for, you may be able to get funding through the Creative Communities Scheme
To be eligible for a Moana Community Grant, the:
To apply for Creative New Zealand funding, you:
We cannot fund you if you, your organisation, or key members of your team:
Your project cannot have received funding from any other Creative New Zealand programme or initiative, including the Creative Communities Scheme, our international and capability building initiatives and investment programmes.
Organisations in the Toi Uru Kahikatea or Toi Tōtara Haemata investment programmes are not eligible to receive funding during the period of their funding agreement.
Moana Community Grants support:
Projects we can fund under the Moana Community Grants are:
For more information on specific activities funded by us download Application Requirements and Guidelines for Specific Activities in Make an application.
Creative New Zealand does not fund:
To apply for a Moana Community Grant:
Applications are assessed by Creative New Zealand staff and Pasifika artists and practitioners.
We assess your application on:
We may also consider:
We consider the extent to which Kaupapa Pasifika is evident in the practice and results of the proposed project.
When we assess a culturally-specific heritage arts application, we replace the concept of Kaupapa Pasifika with, for example, Kaupapa Samoa, Kaupapa Fiji, Kaupapa Tonga, and so on, for the specific Island group. This is equivalent to the commonly used terms “Fa’a Samoa”, “Vaka Viti” or “Faka Tonga”, meaning “the Samoan way”, “the Fijian way”, or “the Tongan way”, and so on.
Five weeks after the closing date we will email all applicants of the result.
We also list successful applicants on the who got funded web page.
If you are successful we will email you about:
A project completion report is required within 12 weeks of the project end date using the report template. To be considered for further funding, your report needs to be submitted on time.
Senior Arts Adviser — Pacific Arts
(04) 498 0729