Grant Criteria:

  • Be a Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei registered hapū member.
  • Be enrolled at an educational institute for the year.
  • Submit a completed application form with all required supporting documentation. Only one application can be submitted per person per year

Important Information:

  • You do not need to complete all of the application form at once. You can save your application form at any time and come back later.
  • A submitted application form cannot be changed. You will need to advise the NWO Hapū Ora team of any changes to your application via
  • Providing an incomplete or inaccurate application may extend the time required to process and pay your grant.
  • Average processing time is 3 weeks provided that all the correct required supporting documentation is supplied.

Upload documents:

  • You are required to upload documents to support your application and to assist us in processing your grant quickly.
  • You are required to upload proof of enrolment in a school or educational institute/training provider. This can be an invoice or a letter from the school or educational institute confirming enrolment.
  • You are required to upload proof of your bank account details you can do this by providing:
    • A bank account statement showing your account name and number
    • A letter from your bank showing your account name and number
    • A screenshot from your internet banking service showing your account name and number