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Ngā Oha Mātauranga - Education Grants

Educations Grants now open for 2021

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Resources For Tamariki.

Ngā Oha Mātauranga

Ngā Oha Mātauranga are annual grants distributed to support ngā uri o Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei and their education journey’s from Early Childhood Education to Tertiary. Values of each grant vary based on level of study. 


Grant Type Value
Early Childhood Up to $300.00
Primary (Mainstream) $300.00
Primary (Māori-Medium) $400.00
Secondary (Mainstream) $300.00
Secondary (Māori-Medium) $400.00
Certificate Level 1,2,3 Up to $300.00
Certificate Level 4,5,6 Up to $1000.00
Bachelor’s Degree Up to $2,500.00
Post Graduate Up to $3,500.00
Master’s Degree Up to $5000.00
Doctorate Up to $7000.00


Education Resources


Other resources

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Whānau Kōrero Webseries

Whānau Kōrero #Webisode1 #StayHome

Join our tamariki as they share their whānau tips and tricks to get through Covid-19. We have kanikani, katakata, special guest appearances and more, to keep the whole whānau entertained!

Whānau Kōrero #Webisode2 #StaySafe

Awesome mahi #StayingHome so far e te whānau – working together to keep Aotearoa safe! Are you ready for level two? Our tamariki are back with more whānau tips and tricks on how we can continue to #StaySafe through Covid-19.

Kia mataara – stay alert, it’s not over yet. Mātakitaki Mai!

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Digital Device – Chromebook (Year 6-13 Students)


Many schools use Chromebooks as a learning resource. Year 6-13 students have the option of receiving a Chromebook or an education grant.

Students who applied for and received a Chromebook in 2020 will not be able to apply for a Chromebook in 2021, but will be able to apply for an education grant.

Applications for the Digital Device – Chromebook are closed.

Programmes & Services.

Holiday Programme


A 5-day marae-based holiday programme held at Ōrākei Marae for Primary students (8-12 years old).

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Free nib Health Insurance - Toi Ora


A comprehensive health insurance policy for all hapū members to improve health and wellbeing. Includes coverage of specialists, GP, professional services and much more. The cost is directly paid to the health insurance company.

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Ōrākei Health Services – GP Clinic


Ōrākei Health is proudly owned and operated by Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei. We provide quality general health and medical care for whānau/families living in East Auckland.

​Our clinic is situated at the Eastridge Mall in Ōrākei and is an affordable low-cost service with qualified and experienced staff.

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Savings Scheme - Toi Tupu


A Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei iwi investment savings scheme that encourages whānau to save for a better future. Each year $500.00 is contributed towards a savings scheme for each member.

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