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

  • 2011 Career Development Awards - Sir Charles Hercus Fellowship
    Mark Bolland
    The University of Auckland
    Effect of calcium supplements on cardiovascular events and other health outcomes
    $400,000
    48 months
  • Clinical Practitioner Research Fellowship
    Dr Mark Bolland
    Auckland DHB
    Development of trials with novel designs
    $758,874
    60 months
  • Māori Health Research Masters Scholarship
    Ms Patricia Boyd
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    How is decision making by whanau altered when the birth plan is repeat caesarean section?
    $12,406
    24 months
  • Girdlers' New Zealand HRC Fellowship
    Dr Kathryn Bradbury
    University of Oxford
    Diet and risk of colorectal cancer in UK Biobank
    $180,000
    2 years
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Irene Braithwaite
    Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
    Lower limb immobility and VTE risk: investigating preventive measures
    $250,000
    3 years
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Mrs Angela Brenton-Rule
    AUT University
    Foot and ankle characteristics associated with falls in rheumatoid arthritis
    $250,000
    36 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Lisa Brown
    The University of Auckland
    Accelerating liquefaction of pancreatic necrosum using targeted enzymes
    $166,666
    24 months
  • Sir Charles Hercus Health Research Fellowship
    Dr Rosemary Brown
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    The neurobiology of maternal care; understanding the critical role of prolactin
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2010 Ethics Summer Studentship 2010
    Stephanie Burcher
    The University of Auckland
    Performance of the Northern X Ethics Committee
    $5,000
    4 months
  • 2006 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Anthony Butler
    University of Canterbury
    Eigenimage Processing of frontal chest radiographs
    $79,128
    12 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Mr Alan Cameron
    The University of Auckland
    Peptides to selectively combat cancer
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Teah Carlson
    Massey University
    Kaupapa Māori evaluation of a health literacy-appropriate CVD intervention
    $109,500
    36 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Richard Carroll
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Mechanisms of obesity and type 2 diabetes; insights from bariatric surgery
    $83,333
    1 year
  • 2011 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Rosalind Case
    University of Waikato
    The Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury on School Functioning in Children aged 5-11 Years
    $250,000
    36 months
  • 2011 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Mandira Chakraborty
    The University of Auckland
    Peripheral mitochondrial function in the management of acute pancreatitis
    $80,000
    12 months
  • 2010 Career Development Awards - Eru Pomare Fellowship
    Melanie Cheung
    University of Waikato
    Tangata-centred Huntington's disease research: Partnership between Indigenous community and biomedical science
    $305,780
    36 months
  • 2006 Career Development Award - Maori PhD Scholarship
    Dr Melanie Cheung
    The University of Auckland
    Molecular studies of human neurodegenerative disease
    $100,234
    49 months
  • Māori Health Research Masters Scholarship
    Ms Margaret Cheung
    Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi
    The Korimako practice-led Māori social work model of theory and praxis
    $17,797
    12 months
  • 2009 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Nathaniel Chiang
    The University of Auckland
    Infra-inguinal bypass surgery: tissue oxygenation and wound healing
    $163,849
    24 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Paul Chin
    University of Otago
    Determining drug clearance for clinically applicable dosing individualisation
    $166,667
    24 months