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

  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Afu Taufa
    The University of Auckland
    Depression amongst Tongan (New Zealand born)
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Hulita Tauveli
    The University of Auckland
    The Tangata whenua and Tangata Tiriti of the New Zealand coalition to end homelessness: National Homelessness Strategy
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Health Research Masters Scholarship
    Ms Hulita Tauveli
    The University of Auckland
    Urban poverty and homelessness among Pasifika living in South Auckland
    $4,000
    6 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Andrea Teng
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Impact of sugar-sweetened beverage taxation in the Pacific
    $250,000
    36 months
  • 2006 Career Development Award - Occupational Health Research
    Ian de Terte
    Massey University
    Resilience and the prevention of work related traumatic stress: Testing an ecological model
    $91,531
    48 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Miss Alapasita Teu
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Building a Pacific health research workforce: “What do our alumni suggest?”
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Clinical Practitioner Research Fellowship
    Dr Martin Than
    Canterbury District Health Board
    Investigation of cardiovascular pathology in the emergency department
    $713,273
    60 months
  • Erihapeti Rehu-Murchie Māori Health Research Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Dr Reremoana Theodore
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Te Maramatanga: How education positively affects Māori health over time
    $354,512
    36 months
  • 2011 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Simon Thornley
    The University of Auckland
    Cardiovascular disease risk prediction in the era of effective drug treatment
    $250,000
    36 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Kelly Tikao
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Iho – a cord between two worlds. Traditional Māori birthing practices
    $106,750
    36 months
  • Pacific Health Research Masters Scholarship
    Mrs Alexandria Tino
    The University of Canterbury
    Does resveratrol restrict the growth of metastatic ovarian cancer?
    $18,000
    12 months
  • Pacific Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Hana Tuisano
    Massey University
    Developing a Pacific youth health model
    $107,510
    36 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Ms Bronwyn Tunnage
    AUT University
    Paramedic response to acute stroke; investigating current practice and outcomes
    $250,000
    3 years
  • Clinical research training fellowship (2018 funding round)
    Dr Clinton Turner
    Auckland District Health Board
    The prognostic significance of immune cell infiltrates in meningioma
    $237,430
    48 months
  • 2011 Career Development Awards - Sir Charles Hercus Fellowship
    Shieak Tzeng
    University of Otago
    Influence of tobacco smoking on dynamic cerebral auto-regulation
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2007 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    James Ussher
    The University of Auckland
    Experimental strategies for ex-vivo immunotherapy of chronic hepatitis B infection
    $247,757
    36 months
  • 2006 Career Development Award - Maori PhD Scholarship
    Hukarere Valentine
    Massey University
    Kia ngawari ki te awatea: a psychological journey toward wairuatanga and Māori wellbeing
    $66,039
    32 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Ryash Vather
    The University of Auckland
    Pathophysiology, risk factors and management of postoperative gut dysfunction
    $166,666
    24 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Ayesha Verrall
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Tuberculosis and innate immunity: understanding early clearance of infection
    $250,000
    36 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Iris Wainiqolo
    The University of Auckland
    Road injuries in the Pacific: Disability, costs and health system indicators
    $250,000
    3 years