Set up by the late Eleanor Lilywhite Hellaby in 1959, nine years before her death, the Trust was established to support research on the ecology, evaluation, and sustainable management of native grasses and grasslands in New Zealand, with priority given to fellowships for students and researchers.

Next Grant Application Date:

Applications for the next funding round will close on August 12 2023. Applications will be considered at the Miss EL Hellaby Indigenous Grasslands Research Trust AGM in September. Relevant forms are available here