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

  • 2010 Career Development Awards - Māori Master Scholarship
    Marnie Reinfelds
    Massey University
    Do whanau Māori in Taranaki support community based breastfeeding initiatives?
    $15,600
    12 months
  • Sir Charles Hercus Health Research Fellowship (2016 funding round)
    Dr Clare Reynolds
    The University of Auckland
    IL-1 signalling and developmental programming of offspring metabolic health
    $408,992
    48 months
  • Sir Charles Hercus health research fellowship (2018 funding round)
    Dr Daniel Ribeiro
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Process evaluation of trials: maximising the potential for implementation
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2007 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Stephen Ritchie
    The University of Auckland
    The role of staphylococcal superantigen like proteins in invasive S. aureus disease
    $247,338
    36 months
  • 2008 Career Development Award - Sir Charles Hercus Fellowship
    Rebecca Roberts
    University of Otago
    Genetics of susceptibility and management in inflammatory bowel disease
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2008 Career Development Award - Maori PhD Scholarship
    Christopher Rodley
    Massey University
    The nuclear architecture of cancer: Oncogenes in genomic space
    $105,550
    36 months
  • 2007 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Juliet Rumball-Smith
    University of Otago
    Quality of public hospital care for Māori and NZ Europeans in Christchurch, NZ
    $250,311
    61 months
  • Sir Charles Hercus Research Fellowship
    Dr Ilva Rupenthal
    The University of Auckland
    Stimuli-responsive ocular implants - More than meets the eye?
    $425,000
    4 years
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Cordelia Russell
    The University of Auckland
    Pathways to healthy development in New Zealand preschool children
    $250,000
    3 years
  • 2008 Career Development Award - Maori Health Postdoc Fellowship
    Lynne Russell (Pere)
    Victoria University of Wellington
    The significance of culture in mental health understandings
    $391,452
    48 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Sara Samuelu
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    3 months
    The effects of screening on breast cancer in Pacific women and cancer survival rates in regions with most Pacific Island residents in New Zealand
    $5,000
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Miss Kennedy Sarich
    Independent
    Burden of MRSA on Far North communities
    $5,000
    6 months
  • Pacific Health Research Masters Scholarship
    Jacqueline Schmidt-Busby
    The University of Auckland
    Diabetes: impact on work, income and finances in Samoan families
    $18,253
    13 months
  • 2010 Ethics Summer Studentship
    Amelda Schrenk
    University of Waikato
    New Zealand law on the sterilisation of intellectually disabled girls and women
  • Pacific Health Research Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Mr Byron Seiuli
    University of Waikato
    Hookin’ up – Mental health and Pasifika students intimate relationships
    $335,000
    36 months
  • 2010 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Paul Sexton
    The University of Auckland
    Airways disease, obesity, and the metabolic syndrome
    $250,000
    36 months
  • 2010 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Caroline Shaw
    University of Otago
    Quantifying the health effects of climate change mitigation policies in NZ
    $250,000
    48 months
  • 2007 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Kamran Shoshtari
    The University of Auckland
    Enhanced Recovery After Surgery and preoperative Steroids and their effect on postoperative recovery in major colonic surgery
    $78,224
    12 months
  • 2009 Career Development Awards - DPPPhD
    Nada Signal
    AUT University
    Strength for task training (STT) to optimise function following stroke
    $91,550
    45 months
  • Sir Charles Hercus Health Research Fellowship (2016 funding round)
    Dr Tania Slatter
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Predicting brain tumour prognosis from cell immortality pathways
    $500,000
    48 months