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

  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Associate Professor Diana Sarfati
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Multimorbidity: The most common chronic condition of all
    $1,199,968
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Professor Philip Schluter
    AUT University
    Pacific Islands Families Study: Hearing Status of 11 year olds (PIF: HS)
    $732,717
    24 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Grant Schofield
    AUT University
    Built environments, physical activity and obesity: A national and international study
    $1,128,187
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Professor Grant Schofield
    AUT University
    Built Environment and Physical Activity in New Zealand Youth
    $1,198,920
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Kate Scott
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    The Association of Mental Disorders with Subsequent Physical Condition Onsets
    $643,944
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Kate Scott
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Double disability: mental disorders and comorbid physical conditions
    $154,576
    24 months
  • Project
    Dr Nina Scott
    Waikato District Health Board
    Does a Whānau Ora approach improve outcomes for hosptialised tamariki?
    $933,933
    36 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Robert Scragg
    The University of Auckland
    Quantifying the association between sun exposure and vitamin D status in New Zealanders
    $1,731,317
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Robert Scragg
    The University of Auckland
    Improving CVD risk prediction in primary care: novel arterial waveform method
    $1,199,504
    48 months
  • Project
    Dr Grant Searchfield
    University of Auckland
    Randomised controlled trial of hearing aids to improve cognition in older New Zealanders
    $1,150,909
    24 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Project
    Dr Vanessa Selak
    The University of Auckland
    Aspirin harm benefit calculator to guide cardiovascular primary prevention
    $632,382
    24 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Professor Douglas Sellman
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Treatment Evaluation of Alcohol and Mood: The TEAM Study
    $840,037
    42 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Professor Peter Shepherd
    The University of Auckland
    The metabolic effect of antipsychotic medication
    $820,149
    24 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Professor Peter Shepherd
    The University of Auckland
    A new role for beta-catenin as a sensor for changes in glucose levels
    $653,317
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Peter Shepherd
    The University of Auckland
    Regulating hormone secretion via dynamic modulation of beta-catenin levels
    $1,187,711
    36 months
  • 2016 Funding Round - Project
    Professor Peter Shepherd
    University of Auckland
    Potentiation of targeted cancer therapies by statins
    $1,174,005
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Peter Shepherd
    The University of Auckland
    A new combination therapy for cancer
    $1,166,624
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Timothy Short
    Auckland District Health Board
    The Influence of Anaesthetic Depth on Patient Outcome after Major Surgery
    $1,199,005
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Louise Signal
    University of Otago, Wellington
    C3 - Cancer Care Journeys and Clinical Decision Making
    $1,198,742
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Leigh Signal
    Massey University
    Sleep in pregnancy and postpartum: the relationship to maternal health
    $945,456
    36 months