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 Project
    Dr Rosalina Richards
    University of Otago
    Dr Rosalina Richards
    $577,528
    32 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Professor Ann Richardson
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Colorectal cancer control in New Zealand
    $1,397,629
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Professor Ann Richardson
    The University of Canterbury
    Breast cancer, cytomegalovirus, and Epstein-Barr virus
    $333,221
    24 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Professor Stephen Robertson
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Defining the genetic predisposition to biliary atresia
    $1,199,327
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Stephen Robertson
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Defining genetic regulators of neurogenesis in humans
    $1,185,630
    36 momths
  • Project
    Professor Stephen Robertson
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Defining human specific genetic variants in brain developmental disorders
    $1,199,930
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research, Wellington
    Immunotherapy of Allergic Disease
    $1,170,798
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Cytotoxic T lymphocyte-mediated immunotherapy of allergic airway inflammation
    $1,186,241
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Role of dendritic cells in allergic sensitisation
    $1,023,152
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Defining the characteristics of effective anti-tumour T cells
    $1,071,239
    36 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Manipulating antigen presentation to control disease
    $809,747
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Role of Innate Cytokines in Allergic Dendritic Cell Programming
    $1,197,660
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Conditioning dendritic cells for allergic immune responses
    $1,199,956
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Monocyte-derived dendritic cells for tumour immunotherapy
    $1,199,993
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Molecular characterisation of dendritic cells during immune responses
    $1,199,996
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Elaine Rush
    AUT University
    Pacific Islands Families: Understanding growth from birth to fourteen years
    $1,171,911
    36 months
  • Pacific Project
    Dr Debbie Ryan
    Pacific Perspectives Limited
    Pacific patients' perspectives of treatment of chronic conditions
    $400,000
    24 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Lynette Sadleir
    University of Otago
    Defining the Genetic Determinants for Epilepsy
    $1,158,831
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Project
    Associate Professor Lynette Sadlier
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Gene discovery in epilepsy: the building block of precision medicine
    $1,198,069
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Diana Sarfati
    University of Otago
    C3 study: Effect of comorbidity on care and cancer survival inequalities
    $1,171,238
    36 months