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

  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Sir Charles Hercus Fellowship
    Logan Walker
    University of Otago
    Genetic variation and breast cancer development
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2012 Career Development Award - Sir Charles Hercus Health Research Fellowship
    Dr Logan Walker
    University of Otago
    Genetic variation and breast cancer development
    $500,000
    48 months
  • Sir Charles Hercus Health Research Fellowship
    Dr Christopher Walker
    The University of Auckland
    Naturally biased? Exploring neuropeptide signal pathway bias in pain.
    $500,000
    48 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Ellen Wang
    The University of Auckland
    Oxaliplatin induced corneal nerve microstructural changes
    $250,000
    36 months
  • 2006 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Steve Wannenburg
    The University of Auckland
    The development of executive functions in children and adolescents
    $216,000
    36
  • 2006 Career Development Award - Maori PhD Scholarship
    Isaac Warbrick
    Massey University
    Insulin resistance & Māori health - repeated measures study
    $95,050
    36 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Māori Health Postdoc Fellowship
    Dr Isaac Warbrick
    Massey University
    The best exercise for Māori men
    $335,538
    36 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Felicity Ware
    Massey University
    Whanau kopepe: Young Māori parents experiences of raising a family
    $108,402
    36 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Dianne Wepa
    AUT University
    Māori whānau and their engagement with healthcare services
    $72,687
    24 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship (2016 funding round)
    Dr Patricia Whitfield
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Ethnic differences in energy metabolism among New Zealanders
    $250,000
    36 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Erena Wikaire
    The University of Auckland
    Māori participation in traditional Māori health practices
    $109,309
    36 months
  • 2009 Career Development Awards - Sir Charles Hercus Fellowship
    Siouxsie Wiles
    The University of Auckland
    Experimental bacterial infections: improved models for vaccine and treatment development
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Deborah Williamson
    The University of Auckland
    Molecular analysis of Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft tissue infections
    $250,000
    36 months
  • 2012 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Deborah Williamson
    The University of Auckland
    Molecular analysis of Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft tissue infections
    $200,000
    36 months
  • 2008 Career Development Award - Maori PhD Scholarship
    Julia Wilson
    University of Otago
    Pathways to panic: Genetics in the pathogenesis and treatment of panic
    $111,559
    36 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Nichola Wilson
    The University of Auckland
    What are 'real world' outcomes after surgery for children with cerebral palsy?
    $200,000
    36 months
  • 2012 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Nichola Wilson
    The University of Auckland
    Whare are 'real world' outcomes after surgery for children with cerebral palsy?
    $200,000
    36 months
  • 2006 Career Develoopment Award - Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Ian Winburn
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Protective effects of carbon monoxide following renal transplant ischaemic surgery
    $145,876
    24 months
  • 2008 Career Development Award - Student PhD
    Esther Woodbury
    University of Otago
    The impact of public and private transport on the health, economic situation and social participation of physically disabled people in New Zealand
    $106,550
    41 months
  • Clinical research training fellowship (2018 funding round)
    Dr Melanie Woodfield
    Auckland District Health Board
    Optimising parent-child interaction therapy for childhood conduct problems
    $119,570
    24 months