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Scholarships and Funding

Links to websites which have information about awards, scholarships, grant and funding schemes for New Zealand individuals and community groups.
Updated: 18/03/2021 10:50 a.m.

You will need to be a Whangarei District Libraries member to get free access to some of these websites.

Generosity New Zealand

Generosity New Zealand provides giveME and giveUs databases containing funding information for individuals and groups in New Zealand.

Members of Whangarei District Libraries have free access to these two databases.

When you enter Generosity New Zealand for the first time, you will be asked to set up an account using your email address and a password.

Generosity New Zealand for Whangarei District Libraries members

Log-in to Generosity New Zealand


givME logo.


givME offers access to more than 4,000 scholarships and awards for individuals.
It is used by those seeking to pursue:

  • Education, research and fellowships
  • Arts, cultural and sporting activities
  • Career change, professional or personal development.

givME at Generosity New Zealand

givUS logo.


givUS contains comprehensive information about funding for New Zealand community groups.
It offers access to more than 1,200 grants and schemes for communities, volunteer organisations, schools, groups, sport clubs and Iwi.
Find assistance for nearly everything, including:

  • Operational costs
  • Building redevelopment
  • Project based resources

Select from picklists of options to narrow the search to where you are based, what you want the money for etc., and givUS will give you a list of all funders you can try.

 givUS at Generosity New Zealand


Whangarei District Council logo.  

Whangarei District Council Funding and Grants

Council's funding support for community groups

Whangarei District Council Funding and Grants

Whangarei District Council Scholarships and Cadets programme

Scholarship and cadetship opportunities for young people interested in working for Council.

Whangarei District Council Careers - Scholarships and Cadets

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Ngapuhi Runanga Group.

Ngāpuhi Funding and Scholarships

The Ngāpuhi Rūnanga Group - Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi-Ō-Ngāpuhi offers funding for:

  • Marae and hapū development

  • Education scholarships, sponsorship and sporting grants.


Ngāpuhi Funding and Scholarships




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