Toi Ake is a funding initiative tailored to iwi, hapū, whakapapa-based roopu and maata waka to cultivate and retain heritage Ngā Toi Māori — though it does not support restoration projects. Toi Ake is offered twice a year.
1 Sep 2017
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To apply for Creative New Zealand funding, you:
To apply for Māori Arts funding, projects must be by Māori, for Aotearoa and the world. This means:
We cannot fund you if you, your organisation, or key members of your team:
To be eligible for Creative New Zealand funding:
For a Ngā Toi Māori carver, success means having been mentored by established carvers, or having completed a course at a marae-based or recognised wānanga.
For a Ngā Toi Māori weaving group, success means having a record of successful exhibitions and workshops in the community.
If don't have the track record we're looking for, you may be able to get funding through the Creative Communities Scheme.
Your project,or the stage of it for which you are seeking funding, must:
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.
Toi Ake projects must deliver to our long-term goal (strategic outcome) that New Zealanders participate in the arts.
Toi Ake projects usually focus on:
We also support:
Creative New Zealand does not fund:
Toi Ake funding cannot be used for:
The maximum amount you can apply for is $65,000 but lower limits apply to some activities:
To apply for a Toi Ake grant:
Applications are assessed by Creative New Zealand staff assisted by Māori artists and practitioners.
We assess your application on:
Ten weeks after the closing date we will email you with the result of your application.
At the same time we also list successful applicants on who got funded
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.
Haniko Te Kurapa
Pouarahi Toi, Tikanga Maori
+64 (04) 473 0182