Here you can find more information on the major research funding opportunities in New Zealand.

Funding Opportunities Calendar – April 2013 to March 2014

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Stratus 2012 Annual Report

On April 23, 2013 By

The STRATUS Annual Report for 2011 is now available, it gives a summary of all our events and activities this year. If you would like to have a read, download the report from the following link:

Stratus 2012 Annual Report

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Is it really April already? Time flies, what with research grant deadlines, conferences and teaching. All the latest from us below, starting with…

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Stand-up Science

Our first event of 2013 was Stand-up Science on the 20th March. The event followed the successful speed-dating format which was utilized to [...]

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Stand-up Science 2013

On March 11, 2013 By

STRATUS presents our annual networking event STAND-UP SCIENCE. This an opportunity to present your research in one minute and network with scientists and engineers. The event takes place on Wednesday 20th March, 2013, 5-7 pm in Old Government House. For more information please read the following link:

Stand-up Science 2013

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The Science Media Centre is seeking applicants for an upcoming media skills workshop for scientists to be held in Auckland, 14-15 March. 

These workshops are unique in that they are designed specifically for scientists, and we not only take participants through a series of practical exercises and full-on practice interviews, but also spend time visiting [...]

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Streaming video is now available for the 2012 Panel Discussion – Sharing Science with Society.

Speakers included (with the starting time of each speaker in the video): Jacquie Bay: 4:20;  Mark Quigley 14:30; Peter Griffin 33:00; Richard Meylan 50:30; Siouxsie Wiles 65:50; Tom Trnski 72:00; Question time 78:00.

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STRATUS E-Bulletin: January 2013

On January 14, 2013 By

Happy New Year one and all…we hope that you are refreshed and ready for the year ahead.  STRATUS has been busier than ever in recent months and with six events planned for 2013 we’re hitting the ground running.  This is the first of our quarterly bulletins where we aim to update you on STRATUS activities [...]

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At the 2012 New Zealand Association of Scientists conference, “Do Emerging Scientists Have a Future in New Zealand?”, Associate Professor Deborah Hay was given the opportunity to introduce the Stratus network and describe the way in which it is contributing to supporting New Zealand science. From this stemmed an article on Stratus, which was published in [...]

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