Māori Economic Development Grants Fund
Te Whakaminenga o Kāpiti is pleased to announce applications received are being considered now through the Māori Economic Development Grants Fund (Fund).
A total of $65,000 is available for projects that align to the Māori Economic Development Strategy.
The Fund aims to assist whānau, hapū, iwi, mātāwaka and Māori Business within the Kāpiti Coast District with costs associated with the ongoing development of Māori Economic Activity, in particular activity associated with:
- Manaakitangata – leveraging the potential of rangatahi and building whānau capacity
- Kaitiakitanga – Whatungarongaro te tangata toi tu te whenua – working with the whenua
- Kotahitanga – supporting whānau to achieve economic wellbeing – capacity, collaboration, innovation and Māori Business.
Guidance for applicants
This is a contestable fund, while a maximum amount is not specified; the amount awarded will be based on the strength of the applications alignment to the Māori Economic Development Strategy.