Submit an expression of interest

The Māori Trades and Training Fund and He Poutama Rangatahi are still accepting expressions of interest. 

Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) applications almost allocated

Most of the government's $3 billion Provincial Growth Fund has now been fully allocated. What remains of the funding will be used to invest in key areas as part of the Government's COVID-19 response. As a result, it's unlikely that any outstanding or new applications will be progressed at this time.

Read more about the COVID-19 PGF Reset

Download and complete an expression of interest form

Send in your expression of interest

For He Poutama Rangatahi, applicants should email their completed expression of interest form to HPR@mbie.govt.nz.

For the Maori Trades and Training Fund, applicants should email their completed expression of interest form to MTTFund@mbie.govt.nz.

What happens next?

Once you've submitted your expression of interest, one of our team will contact you to discuss your proposal.

If the proposal looks like something we can fund, it will move through the decision making process.

If your proposal is approved for funding, we will contact you with the next steps.

If your proposal is declined, you will be advised in writing of the reasons for the decline. Please note that we are unable to discuss feedback in detail for declined applications.