Royal Society of New Zealand

Welcome to the
Royal Society of New Zealand

We promote, invest in and celebrate excellence in people and ideas, for the benefit of all New Zealanders—and we make telling these stories a priority. We administer research funds, publish peer-reviewed journals, offer advice to government and foster international research contact and co-operation.

  • What has 20 years of Marsden Fund research discovered on topics relevant to all New Zealanders? #HistoryNZ

  • Read report that looks at the opportunities and challenges New Zealand faces as our population changes.

  • Upcoming talks in Wanaka and Nelson will discuss wound healing and the life and death of a cell.

  • Read the Society's response to the Draft National Statement of Science Investment 2014-2024.

  • Review finds community water fluoridation safe and effective.

  • A national forum on improving the environments and economies of New Zealand's regions.

  • What has 20 years of Marsden Fund research discovered on topics relevant to all New Zealanders? #HistoryNZ

  • Read report that looks at the opportunities and challenges New Zealand faces as our population changes.

  • Upcoming talks in Wanaka and Nelson will discuss wound healing and the life and death of a cell.

  • Read the Society's response to the Draft National Statement of Science Investment 2014-2024.