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Contest 2017

The Natural Hazards Research Platform seeks proposals that advance understanding of New Zealand's natural hazards across:

  • Geological hazards
  • Weather, flood & coastal hazards
  • Regional & national risk evaluation
  • Societal resilience; and
  • Resilient engineering & infrastructure

Key documents:

Where to submit your proposal:

  • Submit your proposal by e-mail to:

Deadline for submission of proposals: 31 July 2017 by 12 noon

Important Dates

‘New Zealand Natural Hazards’
RfP, Investment Guide and Application template available on the NHRP website.  9 June 2017

Applications due at NHRP@gns.cri.nz

Proposals received by NHRP and checked for eligibility.

 31 July 2017 at noon


Proposals assigned to assessors and sent out to the Assessment Group

 By 21 August 2017*


Assessment scores back to NHRP  25 September 2017*
Reference Panel Meeting to discuss all proposals and to agree on final recommendations  2 October 2017*
Anchor CEO Group endorsement  9 October 2017*
Results released  23 October 2017*
Contracts begin  1 November 2017

*Dates are indicative.

Last updated 9 June 2017

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