Funding sources

Useful resources for finding out what scholarships, grants and awards are available for individuals and community groups in New Zealand.

Access the following resources with your library card and PIN.

GivME – for individuals
Awards, grants and scholarships available to individual New Zealand residents. Enables individuals to search for an award or scholarship to support them at school or in tertiary study, or for professional/personal development.

GivUS – for Community Groups
Funding schemes for community groups and organisations available in New Zealand. Can limit search to local funders or include national funders.

Related information

You may find the following useful:

Careers Service – Scholarships, Grants and Awards
Information on the types of scholarships, grants and awards are available, sources of funding, in particular focussing on study.

Community Matters
Offers information on a range of grants and fellowships available to support local initiatives and community services, from the Department of Internal Affairs. 


Last Reviewed: 14/03/2017