New funding rounds

Applications are now open for two funding rounds, both  with a closing date of 5pm Friday 14 August:

General grants and the Stewart Germann Grant.

Decisions on applications will be made at the 15 October Board meeting, successful applicants

informed immediately and funding available on signing of a Letter of Agreement.

Information on both Grants can be found on the Granting Page of the website.

For General Grants, applicants should read our Granting Strategy which sets out our priorities and focus areas.

There is a different set of criteria for the Stewart Germann Grant

Please email Raewyn Stone, Executive Officer for application forms.

and please feel free to ring her to discuss your application

Mobile:  0274642919.

About Cognition Education Trust

Our mission is to improve the opportunities and lives of our children and young people who are the future stewards of Aotearoa- New Zealand's social and economic well-being.

We invest in projects and research to help our children and young people develop the capabilities and competencies for successful living and lifelong learning, address educational inequalities and increase teacher effectiveness.

We do this through supporting initiatives that:

  • Increase evidence-based knowledge through research 
  • Foster professional collaboration
  • Actively develop practice  

The Cognition Education Trust is a registered NZ Charity and 100% shareholder of Cognition Education Ltd.