2021 Education Grant

Te Ātiawa 2021 Education Grant is now open for application by registered members. Please email whakapapa@teatiawatrust.co.nz or telephone 0800 284 292 to apply for an application form or to check your registration status. Closing date for applications is 5.00pm Saturday 31st July 2021.

Board of Trustees


Cindy Batt

Cindy Batt

Occupation : Kaiako (Te Ataarangi), Educator (Nelson Provincial Museum), Information Management Librarian (Nelson City Council).    

Over the years I have been involved in several youth and community development programmes and view these programmes as an investment for all Māori. More recently I have been involved in educating the wider community in all aspects of ‘Te Ao Māori’.

I believe I offer a fresh perspective and skills base to aid the direction of Iwi and descendants into the future.

Some attributes/skills to offer:

  • Kaiako - Te Reo Māori
  • Researcher/Information Librarian
  • Māori musician/ Instrument player
  • Kaikaranga
  • Archivist (whanau trust)
  • Kaiako, (Mana Kotiro wananga)
  • Member ‘Te Roopu Whakahau’
  • Mentoring Rangatahi

My partner and I have 4 children ages ranging from 9 – 21 years.

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