Learn more about funding offered by the Ministry including for the Arts and Culture COVID Recovery Programme.
New Zealand History Research Trust Fund
The New Zealand History Research Trust Fund offers financial assistance for projects that will significantly enhance the understanding of NZ's past. Applications close every year on 15 October.
Commemorating Waitangi Day Fund
Applications for the 2024 Commemorating Waitangi Day Fund will open in September 2023.
Regional Culture and Heritage Fund
Round 8 of the Regional Culture and Heritage Fund (RCHF) has opened for applications and will close at 5pm on Friday 30 June 2023.
Celebrating Te Kāhui o Matariki – The Matariki Ahunga Nui Fund
The Matariki Ahunga Nui Fund celebrates and supports the regeneration of mātauranga associated with Te Kāhui o Matariki. Applications closed on 21 May 2023.
Ngā Kōrero Tuku Iho, New Zealand Oral History Grants
The next funding round for Ngā Kōrero Tuku Iho New Zealand Oral History Grants will close on April 15th 2024.