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 Health Research Summer Studentship
    Wesley Lagolago
    AUT University
    Understanding traumatic brain injury in the Pasifika population of New Zealand.
    $5,000
    4 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Bridie Laing
    University of Otago
    What are the reformulation preferences of children and young people receiving regular BPG injections?
    $5,000
    3 months
  • Pacific Summer Studentship (2016 funding round)
    Mr Zebulun Laqekoro
    Universoty of Otago
    Pacific young people's perspective of oral health and oral health care
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Manusui He-naua Esther Latu
    The University of Auckland
    Barriers to Pacific women breastfeeding in the Waitemata District Health Board region
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Health Research Masters Scholarship
    Ms Manusiu Latu
    The University of Auckland
    Challenges of Tongan family caregivers caring for the elderly
    $15,115
    12 months
  • Pacific health research summer studentship (2018 funding round)
    Ms Kotalo Leau
    University of Auckland
    Persistent poverty in Pasifika families
    $5,000
    3 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Tainafi Lefono
    AUT University
    Information needs and issues of importance for Pasifika peoples following spinal injury
    $5,000
    4 months
  • Pacific Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Victoria Lesatele
    Massey University, Auckland
    Samoan peoples' experiences of CVD pathways of care
    $108,050
    3 years
  • Pacific Health Research Development Grant
    Dr Ieti Lima
    Health Promotion Forum of New Zealand, Auckland
    Exploring older peoples health from a social determinants perspective
    $5,100
    12 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Shivanjali Lingam
    University of Otago
    Health impact of zumba programme on the nutritional habits and well-being of participating female Pacific Islanders
    $5,000
    3 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Fakavamoeatu Lutui
    The University of Auckland
    Stepping forward: A needs analysis addressing gaps in knowledge in regards to family violence amongst Pacific people in New Zealand - A literature review
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Summer Studentship (2016 funding round)
    Miss Nina Maifea
    University of Otago
    Rethink: Factors influencing students' life-work balance decision
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Summer Studentship (2016 funding round)
    Mrs Tessa Malolo-Seu
    AUT University
    Enhancing community healthy lifestyles: digital technologies
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Saneta Manoa
    The University of Auckland
    A literature review on the health profile of Tuvaluans living in New Zealand
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Miss Meleseini Manukia
    The University of Auckland
    Vitamin and mineral supplements among Pacific People
    $5,000
    3 months
  • Pacific Summer Studentship (2016 funding round)
    Miss Brogan Maoate
    University of Otago
    Patterns of nutritional behaviour among a Pacific Christchurch cohort
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Mr Caleb Marsters
    The University of Auckland
    'Run it Straight!' - Pasifika men, mental wellbeing and elite sports
    $110,909
    36 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Miss Brooke Marsters
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Antibiotic prophylaxis and the progression of acute rheumatic fever to rheumatic heart disease
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Mayor Mataio
    The University of Auckland
    Pacific health models: Do they fit?
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Tupuna Mataio
    The University of Auckland
    Cook Island adolescents perception and behaviour of alcohol use in Auckland
    $5,000
    3 months