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 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Robert Anderson
    The University of Auckland
    Potent Reactive Radicals as Hypoxia-Selective Cytotoxins for Cancer Treatment
    $1,194,225
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Robert Anderson
    The University of Auckland
    Prodrug release of kinase inhibitors in cancer therapy
    $719,625
    36 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Robert Anderson
    The University of Auckland
    Free radical studies and disease
    $1,405,446
    36 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Yvonne Anderson
    The University of Auckland
    Taranaki District Health Board
    Whanau Pakari: A multi-disciplinary intervention for children with weight issues
    $250,000
    48 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Tim Anderson
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Genetics, brain imaging, and cognitive decline in Parkinson's disease
    $1,178,804
    36 months
  • 2016 funding round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Anneka Anderson
    University of Auckland
    Māori experiences of antenatal care in Tāmaki Makarau
    $149,947
    30 months
  • 2016 Funding Round - Project
    Associate Professor Greg Anderson
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Targeting the RFRP neuronal system to control stress and anxiety
    $1,189,211
    36 months
  • Emerging researcher first grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Timothy Angeli
    University of Auckland
    Development of targeted gastric ablation as a novel gastrointestinal therapy
    $250,000
    36 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Miss Toni Anitelea
    University of Otago
    Follow up of hip and knee arthroplasty patients returned to GP
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • 2016 funding round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Nicola Anstice
    University of Auckland
    Improving children's vision screening: Are Lea symbols a better option?
    $144,570
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Mr Joseph Antoun
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    The genetics of dentofacial growth anomalies
    $149,462
    36 months
  • Ngā Kanohi Kitea Development Grant
    Dr Apo Aporosa
    Waikato-Tainui College for Research and Development
    Haunui, haurua, hauora!
    $10,000
    3 months
  • Pacific Postdoctoral Fellowship (2016 funding round)
    Dr Apo Aporosa
    University of Waikato
    Kava drink-driving: Driver safety and injury minimisation to improve health
    $230,000
    24 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Sarah Appleby
    University of Otago
    Role of myoregulin in cardiovascular disease
    $249,265
    36 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Vickery Arcus
    University of Waikato
    The role of the toxin-antitoxin repertoire in pathogen survival and persistence
    $843,987
    36 months
  • 2012 Partnership Programme
    Professor Michael Ardagh
    Canterbury District Health Board
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Canterbury Medical Research Foundation
    Earthquake Database Establishment and Analysis
    $119,575
    18 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Professor Bruce Arroll
    The University of Auckland
    Trial of a NZ developed screening questionnaire compared with a standard screen
    $581,755
    19 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Dr Armaz Aschrafi
    Massey University
    In search of the molecular basis of mental retardation
    $138,350
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Clive Aspin
    University of Waikato
    Monitoring sexually transmitted infections among Māori in the Bay of Plenty
    $144,267
    12 months
  • Clinical research training fellowship
    Ms Varsha Asrani
    University of Auckland
    Developing a gut dysfunction scoring tool in critical illness
    $317,420
    48 months