2018 Funding Round

There were two funding rounds in 2018 supported by five organisations: Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand’s Biological Heritage National Science Challenge, Science Communicators Association of New Zealand, Te Pūnaha Matatini and the New Zealand Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Research Centre.

Agricultural Greenhouse Gases And Options To Reduce Emissions

Funded by the New Zealand Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Research Centre

Funded projects

Veronika Meduna, freelance ($2,000)

Eloise Gibson, Newsroom ($4,292)

Big Data: Privacy, Bias And Fairness

Funded by Te Pūnaha Matatini

Funded projects

Katie Kenny, Fairfax Media ($2,000)

Kirsty Johnston, NZ Herald ($3,000) – in process

Science On Ice

Funded by Antarctica New Zealand

Veronika Meduna, freelance ($3,000) – in process

Kaitlin Ruddock, TVNZ ($3,600)

Māori and Predator Control

Funded by New Zealand’s Biological Heritage National Science Challenge

Funded projects

Jacqui Gibson, freelance ($5,000)

Whose Science?

Funded by the Science Communicators Association of New Zealand

Funded projects

Rebekah White, New Zealand Geographic ($5,000)

Agricultural Greenhouse Gases And Options To Reduce Emissions

Funded by the New Zealand Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Research Centre

Funded projects

Chris Knox, NZ Herald ($3,000)

Tom McKinlay, Otago Daily Times ($700)