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

  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Elizabeth Broadbent
    The University of Auckland
    A trial on the effects of psychological preparation for surgery on wound healing
    $139,830
    24 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Rachel Brown
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Nuts for LIFE (Lipids, InFlammation, Endothelial)
    $143,207
    24 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Melanie Bussey
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Towards a Greater Understanding of Mechanical Dysfunction in the Pelvis
    $149,877
    36 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Octavia Calder Dawe
    Massey University
    Working on wellbeing with young people
    $249,966
    36 months
  • 2016 funding round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Graeme Carrick-Ranson
    University of Auckland
    The consequences of type 2 diabetes on the cardiovascular effects of aging
    $149,931
    36 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Nadia Charania
    Auckland University of Technology
    Exploring immunisation inequities among refugee children in New Zealand
    $125,424
    24 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Alys Clark
    The University of Auckland
    Computing Abnormalities in Chest-xray
    $96,000
    36 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Mr Bevan Clayton-Smith
    Massey University
    Older Māori and medication: management, regulation and facilitation
    $120,519
    24 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Lesley Collins
    Massey University
    Eukaryotic Signature Proteins - Guides to modern eukaryotic parasites
    $132,000
    36 months
  • Emerging researcher first grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Michael Collins
    Auckland District Health Board
    The BEST-fluids study: Better evidence for selecting transplant fluids
    $249,965
    48 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Tamlin Conner
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    The Genetics of Wellbeing in Daily Life
    $149,977
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Dr Janine Copp
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Engineering superior nitroreductases for cancer gene therapy
    $149,850
    36 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Dr Jessica Costa
    The University of Auckland
    Analysis of mice lacking neuroendocrine peptide a-melanocyte stimulating hormone
    $116,270
    24 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Janet Crawford
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Premature loss of oocytes leads to ovarian disorder and carcinomas
    $148,000
    36 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher first Grant
    Dr Kirsty Danielson
    University of Otago
    Circulating RNA as diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers in colorectal cancer
    $249,984
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Shyamal Das
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Formulation of anti-tuberculosis drugs for high dose pulmonary delivery
    $143,767
    36 months
  • 2016 funding round - Feasibility Study
    Dr Laura Domigan
    University of Auckland
    New biomaterials from lens proteins for corneal tissue engineering
    $69,000
    18 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Rebecca Dyson
    University of Otago
    Omega-3 for improvement of cardiometabolic outcomes following preterm birth
    $249,660
    36 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Mr William Edwards
    Massey University
    Oranga Kaumatua - Taranaki
    $47,627
    24 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Timothy Edwards
    University of Waikato
    Lung cancer screening with scent-detection dogs
    $233,607
    36 months