Toi Ake – Mātauranga Māori Te Awe Kōtuku Fund Closing date: 15 Mar 2021

This fund supports marae, hapū, iwi, whakapapa-based rōpū and mātāwaka to protect, cultivate and retain mātauranga Māori related to heritage ngā toi Māori (Māori arts) and foster their distinctive arts and cultural practices.

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6 projects totalling $371,240 have been offered to support projects by New Zealand artists and practitioners in this funding round. 10 eligible applications were received, with a total of $681,740 requested.

Funding recipients

Atea a Rangi Educational Trust

To ensure the succession of traditional sailing and navigation matauranga in the Ngāti Kahungunu rohe.

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AWARDED: $74,440

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

Kauae Raro

Towards a year-long online project promoting Māori use of earth pigments.

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AWARDED: $75,000

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

Matthew McIntyre Wilson

Towards the revitalisation of hīnaki and kupenga making along the Whanganui River Road.

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AWARDED: $40,000

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

MOKO ORA INCORPORATED

He whakatū wānanga, hei whakatōpū i ngā ringa tā moko o naianei e manako nui ana ki te whakarauoratanga o te Moko.

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AWARDED: $50,000

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

Te Kawhiu o Pararaki

Towards an activation of powerful expressions and identity through customary Māori arts practices with senior knowledge holders.

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AWARDED: $75,000

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

Te Whare Pora o Whangaroa

Towards the regeneration of local skills and knowledge in ngā mahi raranga.

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AWARDED: $56,800

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund