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 – Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Joanna James
    The University of Auckland
    Growing better placentas for healthy babies
    $139,550
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Stephen Jamieson
    The University of Auckland
    Small Molecule Inhibitors of AKR1C3 in Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer
    $148,231
    24 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Stuart Jones
    Counties Manukau District Health Board
    Obstructive Sleep Apnoea in Pregnancy Hypertension
    $147,466
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Nicola Kayes
    AUT University
    Implementing new ways of working in physiotherapy practice to optimise outcome
    $149,203
    24 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Roslyn Kemp
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    T cell mediated regulation of colorectal cancer immune responses
    $133,413
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Bronwyn Kivell
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Investigating Novel Compounds to Prevent Addiction
    $145,659
    36 months
  • Emerging researcher first grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Moritz Lassé
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Improving risk assessment for worsening kidney function in heart failure
    $170,877
    36 months
  • Emerging researcher first grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Kate Lee
    University of Auckland
    Deciphering the metabolic function of igf2 derived peptide hormones
    $232,843
    36 months
  • 2016 funding round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Ivanhoe Leung
    University of Auckland
    Lost in translation: Translation dysregulation and Parkinson's disease
    $120,000
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr William Levack
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Pulmonary Wii-habilitation: a Pilot Study
    $81,686
    18 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Khoon Lim
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Growth factors delivery system for bone regeneration and vascularisation
    $146,048
    36 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Dr Anna Mackey
    The University of Auckland
    Improving arm function in children with hemiplegia - insights from neuroscience
    $105,949
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Joanna MacKichan
    Institute of Environmental Science & Research Ltd
    Epithelial Cell Damage: Is it the key to Meningococcal Disease?
    $150,000
    36 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Erin Mahoney
    University of Otago, Wellington
    The prevalence and carious potential of hypomineralised molars
    $121,793
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Phillipa Malpas
    The University of Auckland
    Medical Practices that Hasten Death: Ethical Implications for Decision-making
    $109,407
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Sandra Mandic
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Built environment and active transport to school: BEATS parental survey
    $149,941
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Greg Martin
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Impact of Substance Use and Mental Health Presentations in the Emergency Department
    $147,000
    24 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Ninya Maubach
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Heuristics in the supermarket: Do food labels support healthy choices?
    $109,940
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Megan McAuliffe
    University of Canterbury
    Factors influencing older listeners' comprehension of speech
    $149,924
    36 months
  • Emerging researcher first grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Laurie McLay
    University of Canterbury
    Functional behavioural sandman: Treating sleep disturbance in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
    $160,825
    36 months