2022/2023 Grants Closed

AGMARDT has reached its 2022-2023 grants budget following our February 2023 funding round. Consequently, our grants are now closed and applications will reopen at the start of our next financial year (July 2023).

You can find key application dates here – please check back for future updates.

In the meantime, please refer to our website including our FAQs for further information about our grants.

Lastly, if you’re seeking alternative sources of funding, we can recommend the following:

  1. Sustainable Food and Fibre Futures Fund (MPI)
  2. Callaghan Innovation Funding
  3. Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE)

If you classify as an agri-tech business, please check out the Agritech Support Explorer tool which can help you identify relevant sources of funding.

Best wishes from the AGMARDT team.

The Agricultural and Marketing Research and Development Trust, better known as AGMARDT, strategically invest in initiatives to encourage innovative thinking, research capability and collaboration and to develop emerging leaders in New Zealand’s primary sector – all with the goal of accelerating positive change and igniting a better future for food and fibres in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Our latest Annual Report 2021/2022