Hakaraia Education Endowment

  • The Hakaraia Education Endowment is a tribute to Hakaraia, who in the 1870s continued to protest against Waitaha land confiscation by the Crown.

    Hakaraia continued to fight until he was killed by Crown troops at Waipuna pa in the Waioeka Gorge on 23 March 1870.

  • Am I eligible?

    Eligibility will be to those who qualify as descendants of Waitaha, and who are registered with Te Kapu Ō Waitaha

    Are you taking applications?

    No applications will be considered until further consultation with iwi has occurred to inform our education priorities.