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

  • Sir Thomas Davis Te Patu Kite Rangi Ariki Fellowship
    Dr Apo Aporosa
    University of Waikato
    Improving road safety and health: understanding kava’s impact on driver fitness
    $278,018
    30 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
  • Foxley Fellowship (2016 funding round)
    Dr Carol Atmore
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Exploring and improving hospital care quality for New Zealand rural communities
    $222,000
    24 months
  • Sir Charles Hercus health research fellowship (2018 funding round)
    Dr Htin Lin Aung
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Combatting tuberculosis at local and international frontlines
    $500,000
    48 months
  • Pacific Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Mrs Taulaga Auva'a-Alatimu
    The University of Auckland
    Improving Pacific youth wellbeing: co-creation & evaluation of a digital tool
    $128,600
    36 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Sharon Awatere
    Massey University
    Māori elders' resilience and arthritis: Measuring home health outcomes
    $109,500
    36 months
  • Pacific Summer Studentship (2016 funding round)
    Mr Adaab Azam
    University of Otago
    The relationship between multimorbidity and polypharmacy
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • 2006 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Trainng Fellowship
    Dr Katinka Bach
    The University of Auckland
    The role of shear stress during artificial ventilation on preterm lung injury
    $216,000
    36 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Dr Thomas Backstrom
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Inhibition of autoimmune diseases by superantigen-peptide conjugates
    $923,425
    36 months
  • 2012 Career Development Award - Sir Charles Hercus Health Research Fellowship
    Dr David Baddeley
    The University of Auckland
    The nanostructure and organisation of cellular signalling domains
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Sir Charles Hercus Fellowship
    David Baddeley
    The University of Auckland
    The nanostructure and organisation of cellular signalling domains
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Andrew Bahn
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Translational control of urate transporters via microRNAs
    $149,884
    36 months
  • 2011 Research Partnerships for New Zealand Health Delivery
    Ms Robyn Bailey
    Evaluation Works Ltd in partnership with Kapiti Youth Support
    How do we know what we're doing works? Evaluating Kapiti Youth Support
    $192,000
    18 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - PhD Scholarship in Māori Health Research
    Maria Baker
    Massey University
    A Māori centred grounded theory study of Māori with addiction and related problems
    $85,050
    48 months