We will upload information about the latest recipients to have been awarded HRC funding for all of our funding opportunities as this information becomes officially available.

The information provided is for ‘year to date’ funding.

Previous Recipient List

  • 2009 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Professor Richard Cannon
    University of Otago
    Targeting melanoma initiation and progression: developing ABCB5 inhibitors
    $333,622
    12 months
  • International Relationship Fund: EU-NZ collaboration
    Professor Geoff Chase
    University of Canterbury
    International Relationship Fund: EU-NZ collaboration
    $193,400
    24 months
  • 2011 Research Partnerships for New Zealand Health Delivery
    Professor Sunny Collings
    University of Otago, Wellington, in partnership with Valley Primary Health Organisation and Hutt Valley DHB
    Found in translation: implementing a tool for primary mental health development
    $199,249
    18 months
  • 2009 District Health Board Research Fund
    Professor Sunny Collings
    University of Otago
    Integration of Mental Health Care within a Primary Health Care Setting
    $999,632
    20 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Dr Adelaide Collins
    Maori Development Research Centre Ltd
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Research priorities identified by Mâori with disabilities and their whânau
    $270,000
    14 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Associate Professor Margie Comrie
    Massey University
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Health literacy and communicating immunisation information to decision-makers
    $213,577
    21 months
  • 2006 District Health Board Research Fund
    Professor Martin Connolly
    Auckland UniServices Ltd
    Alleviating the Burden of Chronic Conditions in New Zealand (The ABC NZ Study)
    $540,000
    32 months
  • 2012 Research Partnerships for New Zealand Health Delivery
    Professor Martin Connolly
    The University of Auckland
    The Health Research Council of New Zealand, in partnership with Waitemata DHB and Waitemata PHO
    Aged Residential Care Healthcare Implementation Project (ARCHIP)
    $200,000
    18 months
  • 2006 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Associate Professor Bronwen Connor
    The University of Auckland
    Human Neural Progenitor Cell Transplantation Therapy and Huntington's Disease
    $453,000
    30 months
  • e-ASIA Joint Research Program
    Professor Gregory Cook
    University of Otago
    HRC
    Whole-genome sequencing of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains for diagnostics and outbreak detection
    $450,000
    36 months
  • 2007 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Professor Jillian Cornish
    The University of Auckland
    Bone cell activity assessed in three-dimensional scaffold cultures
    $300,000
    25 months
  • 2008 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Associate Professor Brett Cowan
    The University of Auckland
    Sleep Apnea Treatment for the Modification of Cardiac and Vascular Risk
    $656,000
    46 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Dr Fiona Cram
    Katoa Ltd
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Measuring Whänau - Research methods to capture whänau realities
    $200,000
    12 months
  • 2009 Partnership Programme
    Professor Julian Crane
    University of Otago
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Extension: Zonnic (oral nicotine) and nicotine patch in smoking cessation
    $435,000
    30 months
  • 2013 Partnership Programme
    Professor Julian Crane
    University of Otago
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Cure Kids, Heart Foundation, Ministry of Health, Te Puni Kokiri
    Probiotic intervention to reduce streptococcal disease burden in NZ children
    $790,319
    35 months
  • 2006 Partnership Programme
    Associate Professor Colin Cryer
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Department of Labour, Accident Compensation Corporation
    Effective occupational health interventions in agriculture: key characteristics of their development and implementation in New Zealand
    $392,884
    32 months
  • 2010 Partnership Programme
    Associate Professor Jacqueline Cumming
    The Research Trust of Victoria University of Wellington
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Assessing the cost-effectiveness of public health interventions to prevent obesity
    $248,138
    13 months
  • 2009 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Professor Wayne Cutfield
    The University of Auckland
    Have metabolic genes been altered in children born of low birth weight?
    $310,873
    48 months
  • 2008 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Associate Professor John Dalrymple-Alford
    University of Canterbury
    Rescuing memory loss after brain injury
    $390,000
    41 months
  • 2007 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Professor Paul Donaldson
    The University of Auckland
    Targeted in situ proteomics: a new method to study lens cataract
    $310,000
    25 months