The Whai Rawa team is responsible for looking after a number of grant schemes that provide assistance to Ngāi Tahu whānau.

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Pūtea Manaaki

Pūtea Manaaki grants are available to whānau in signficant financial hardship.  Find out more.

Kaumātua Grants

Kaumātua Grants are paid to registered members aged 65+ .  Find out more.

Ka Pūtea Grants and Scholarships and Out of School Tuition

These programmes are now managed by the Mātauranga team.  Email them at for more information.