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Request for Expressions of Interest: Mātātuhi Foundation 2019 Funding Grants

Job details

Mātātuhi Foundation
31 Oct 2019
Work type
Awards, grants & residencies, Expressions of interest, Funding
Work classification
Literature & Publishing


The Mātātuhi Foundation wants to help increase NZ writers' reach and engagement with NZ readers by supporting innovative projects with seed funding of up to $5,000

Our next funding round closes on 31 October 2019.

Submit your expression of interest online at

The Foundation will seed fund projects that:

  • Relate to New Zealand literature (fiction, non-fiction, poetry)
  • Demonstrate innovation
  • Deliver broad community benefit outcomes
  • Use innovative and cost-effective platforms including digital
  • Are new or business expansion projects rather than business-as-usual projects
  • Represent well-considered, robust propositions with identified, achievable and measurable deliverables
How to apply
  • The Foundation will only consider Expressions of Interest submitted via the online EOI form on or before 31 October 2019
  • The form is available on  All submissions are to be accompanied by a project budget and any other appropriate supporting documents.
  • For more information see: 


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Mātātuhi Foundation

14 Oct 2019