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Te Puāwaitanga Research Excellence Award

Te Tohu Kairangi Rangahau o Te Puāwaitanga recognises eminent and distinctive contribution to Te Ao Māori, and to Māori and Indigenous knowledge.

Award details

Discipline: Humanities

Award offered: Every two years, alternatively with the Te Rangaunua Hiranga Maōri Award

Prize: Award 

Te Puāwaitanga Research Excellence Award is a prestigious award presented by Royal Society Te Apārangi in recognition of research that has made an eminent and distinctive contribution to Te Ao Māori, and to Māori and Indigenous knowledge.

Ko te Tohu Kairangi Rangahau o Te Puāwaitanga te whakawhiwhinga tiketike rawa o te Royal Society Te Apārangi mō te toi o te rangahau, i puta ai he hua tino nui rawa atu ki te Ao Māori, ki te Mātauranga Māori, Iwi Taketake anō hoki.

Current status

The 2020 round has opened with a closing date of 29 June 2020.

If you wish to make a new nomination can you please advise us as soon as possible (academy@royalsociety.org.nz) and we will send you a URL to access the web portal.