Govt funds research into solar tsunamis, decolonising algorithms and more
With $187 million in grants going to research across Aotearoa New Zealand, we look at a few of the tech-related projects that have been given funding.
Govt announces cybersecurity grants for SMBs
Over the next two years, eligible small businesses can apply for individual grants of up to $2,100.
Auckland Airport announces $100,000 grant
One grant of $100,000 will be awarded to support the development of a strategy that uses ‘out of the ordinary’ thinking to promote NZ.
Tauranga software development firm awarded Callaghan R&D grant
Radfords has been collaborating across the NZ kiwifruit industry to help it scale into the position it is in today.
New Zealand R&D investment driven by SMBs - Callaghan
Kiwi firms spent $1.8 billion on R&D in 2017, a substantial 14% increase on 2016.
Callaghan Innovation awards R&D grant to AI startup
Ambit is conceivably one of the youngest companies to receive the grant at ten months old.
$12m invested into developing wireless charging for electric vehicles
It is estimated that by 2050, 37 million electric vehicles will be on the road worldwide.
Te Papa's Mahuki accelerator secures $250,000 in funding from Callaghan
"This support validates the success and direction of the Mahuki programme, and recognises the significant opportunities Te Papa can generate."
Schools invited to save the environment with digital tech
"Inspiring Tomorrow aims to recognise the organisations that are making a positive impact in our own backyard and help support [them]."
New Zealand's hi-tech start-ups, going from strength to strength
It has been a successful year for Kiwi start-ups involved in Callaghan Innovation’s Technology Incubator Programme.
InternetNZ to give away $80,000 in research grants
InternetNZ will be giving away $80,000 to help fund individuals and organisations conducting research projects focused on internet topics and issues.
15 NZ hi-tech firms eligible to $13 million in Growth Grants
Steven Joyce has announced 15 companies have met the eligibility criteria for the research and development Growth Grants from Callaghan Innovation.
Research grants awarded to find a ‘better internet’
Around the country this week recipients of several InternetNZ grants were a step closer to realising their research goals.