Post by Kiwi Frontline on Sept 26, 2020 4:05:30 GMT 12
MASSEY SECURES GRANT TO SUPPORT MĀORI INTO STEM
Massey University’s Pūhoro STEM Academy has received an investment of $975,000 from the Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) to support rangatahi Māori to enter study and careers in the science, technology, engineering and maths sectors.
Director Naomi Manu says it is one of the largest grants they have ever received........
Post by Kiwi Frontline on Sept 26, 2020 4:06:41 GMT 12
WAIKATO UNIVERSITY STAFF LEAD PROJECT ON RACIAL OPPRESSION
Researchers at the University of Waikato are leading a new project that will investigate racial oppression and inequality in Aotearoa and the world.
The research will examine costs or impacts of racism at an individual and community level, how these inequities are created - and perpetuated - and what responses the government and other institutions can use to challenge racism.
The $10m grant from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is for the length of the five-year project......