Manatū Taonga – Oral History and History Grants

Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage is currently advertising two upcoming grants which are open for application:

Oral History Grant

Ngā Kōrero Tuku Iho, New Zealand Oral History Grants provide financial help for the
recording of interviews relating to the history of New Zealand/Aotearoa and its close
connections with the Pacific.

Grants may be made to individuals, or groups with a community-led project. Preference will
be given to people with experience with oral history projects, who have completed training
in oral history or have experience in oral traditions.

Whiria Te Mahara New Zealand History Grant

Funded by the New Zealand History Research Trust Fund, support historians, researchers and writers working on non-fiction projects that will significantly enhance our understanding of New Zealand’s past.

The fund gives away grants of up to $12,000 each to fund research and writing costs.

Applications for both grants close on 15 October.

For more information on the grants, click here.