Taiao Grant

The Taiao Grant aims to equip and empower tribal members to fulfil their role as Kaitiaki of their current and future environments.

The grant is awarded to projects that align to the Vision and Strategy for Waikato Awa and the objectives set out in the Waikato-Tainui Environmental Plan

Tai Tumu, Tai Pari, Tai Ao.

The grant seeks to:

  • Enable tribal members and marae to build capacity and practice kaitiakitanga through planning, developing and implementing their environmental aspirations.
  • Empower tribal environmental practitioners to lead environmental projects and initiatives that meet marae and tribal aspirations.

Taiao Grant Recipients

Take a look at the taiao journey of some of our amazing past grant recipients by clicking on the vid carousel to the left. If you’d like to see who received grants in the last financial year, click here