Toi Ake – Mātauranga Māori Te Awe Kōtuku Fund 2021 Closing date: 1 Oct 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.

We increased the budget for this round by $470,000, using the additional investment from the Government’s Mātauranga Māori Te Awe Kōtuku initiative.

More about the programme

11 projects totalling $655,953 have been offered to support projects by New Zealand artists and practitioners in this funding round. 19 eligible applications were received, with a total of $1,178,612 requested.

Funding recipients

Eight Sisters Ltd

To hold intensive wānanga to discuss the long term vision of Wharenui Harikoa.

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AWARDED: $74,979

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

Hawaiki Kura

Towards a series of wānanga to teach our rangatahi Toi Ora.

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AWARDED: $51,000

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

HOEA Gallery and Arts Centre

Towards a series of wānanga to create kowhaiwhai as a means of learning and retaining ngā korero tuku iho o Ngāti Horowai.

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AWARDED: $74,753

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

Kauaetangohia Marae Trust

To hold the annual 3 day mokopapa wānanga at Kauaetangohia Marae.

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AWARDED: $5,950

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

Māoriland Charitable Trust

Towards the design, carving and wānanga of four pou with master carvers Fayne Robinson and Lewis Gardiner for Māoriland Hub in Ōtaki.

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AWARDED: $75,000

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

Nga Taniwha O Muriwhenua

To increase participation in heritage taua arts processes.

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AWARDED: $65,000

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

Ngati Haua Iwi Trust

Towards Te Whare Kōrero o Te Tumuaki's programme teaching te reo and tikanga of Ngāti Hauā.

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AWARDED: $68,000

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

Papatoi Limited

Towards arts activities that retain mātauranga Māori for Ngaati Korokii Kahukura descendants.

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AWARDED: $50,050

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

Te Pahī o Āio Nuku

Towards leading the way for the revitalisation of our Moerakitaka - Hua ake i te pō e puta ai ki te ao marama.

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AWARDED: $73,000

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

Te Tautoko Ora

To expose whānau whānui to creative mātauranga Toi of Whakairo, Rāranga and Taniko in Te Tau Ihu.

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AWARDED: $47,220

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund

TupuOra Education and Development ltd

Towards an Ī-Kura virtual wānanga that will take mātauranga Māori to the world.

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AWARDED: $71,000

FUNDING POOL: Toi Ake fund