GEMS—New Zealand’s largest and most current grants database can streamline your entire grants process.

GEMS Grants database builds your organisation a 12-month customised grants calendar, listing just the grants matched to your projects.

What is GEMS? Grants Expertise Management System, or GEMS for short, is New Zealand and Australia’s only online end-to-end grants management platform. Backed by a powerful database of all grant sources around New Zealand, GEMS generates fully customised 12-month grants calendars, listing just the grants relevant to your organisation.

GEMS is best suited for organisations with an annual revenue of over $1.5 million. If your organisation is smaller, we have a product specifically for you – check out GEM Local.

GEMS contains ALL grant sources for your organisation

No matter which sector or State(s) you work in, GEMS includes:

  • Trusts and Foundations
  • Health and medical research funders including peer-reviewed
  • Corporate Foundations
  • Local, regional and central government grants and tenders
  • Gaming trusts and Lottery grants
  • International funders that give to New Zealand-based organisations

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Access exclusive content and training material through the Grants Knowledge Centre

  • Track your progress against our grants Best Practice Tracker
  • Access the exclusive Strategic Grants’ grants benchmarking report
  • Download project planning and reporting templates
  • Boost your knowledge with our training video library

Forget the last minute scramble

The GEMS customised grants calendar is your 12-month submissions plan.

  • Plan ahead and submit strong applications
  • Keep updated with grant email alerts


Your grants program, simplified

  • A single source of truth for your grants program: deadlines, funding history, application notes and reporting dates in one place
  • Email alerts on upcoming application and reporting deadlines

GEMS can talk to your CRM

Seamlessly integrate with your CRM to allow easy data migration. Connect to:

Blackbaud Raiser’s Edge NXT

Salesforce

Be ready with reports

Download reports on your grants program status….all at the click of your mouse!

Work anywhere

  • Use GEMS’ cloud-based system anywhere with your unique log-in
  • No user account limits

More time for relationship building

We spend the time sifting through thousands of grant records, so you can spend precious time building relationships.

Stay current and connected

  • GEMS is fuelled by a 90-hour research per week in house research team to keep the data always up-to-date.
  • Monthly one-hour Grants Chat Webinars with the Strategic Grants Team and other GEMS users
  • Business hours support whenever you need it

Watch how it works

Updated daily by a team of experienced researchers, GEMS delivers:

  • An always current, customised Grants Calendar finding JUST the grants relevant to your organisation
  • Full access to all the funding sources through your personalised GEMS account
  • Tracking of application outcomes including when funder reports are due
  • Email alerts on upcoming application and reporting deadlines
  • Monthly one-hour Grants Chat Webinars with the Strategic Grants Team and other GEMS users

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Would you like a GEMS Demo?

We would love to show you through the GEM Portal, demonstrate the features and chat about how GEMS can help save you hours of time in your grant seeking. Please note GEMS is best suited for organisations with an annual revenue of over $1.5 million. If your organisation is smaller, we have a product specifically for you – check out GEM Local.








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