2018 Māori emerging leader fellowship

We've established this fellowship, in partnership with the Ministry of Health, to support high-quality research and Māori health research capacity in New Zealand. The fellowship focuses on the development of Māori health research knowledge, with a specific emphasis on equity and social investment that supports improving Māori health. The total value of this fellowship is $500,000 over four years.

Eligibility criteria

To apply for this fellowship, you'll need to be a New Zealand citizen or hold New Zealand residency, and be of Māori descent. For the purposes of this fellowship, we consider emerging leaders as mid-career to senior researchers who have completed four to eight years of postdoctoral research, and who have a demonstrated track record and potential for leadership in an area of Māori health relating to social investment and equity. You won't be eligible for this fellowship if you have a track record of awarded HRC project grants as a first-named investigator or equivalent support from other funders in value and term.

Application process

Firstly, you'll need to register your intention to submit an application for this fellowship and then complete your registration online via HRC Gateway. After registration, you'll need to submit a full application online via HRC Gateway using the templates provided below. The final step is to send a signed hardcopy of your full application to the HRC.

Got a question?

If you have a question about this fellowship, please email our Manager of Māori Research Investment, Mr Stacey Pene, or phone Stacey on +64 9 303 5225.

Documents

Guidelines

2018 Māori emerging leader fellowship application guidelines (LF218)
6 Sep, 2017 12:34pm - 1.2MB

Important dates

Registrations
Open
28
July
2017 8am
Close
23
August
2017 1pm

Full applications
Open
28
July
2017 8am
Close
23
August
2017 1pm
Hard copy @ HRC
28
August
2017 5pm