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

  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship (2016 funding round)
    Dr Sarah Donald
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Prescription medicine use in pregnancy
    $250,000
    36 months
  • Sir Charles Hercus Health Research Fellowship
    Dr Katie Douglas
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Enhancing long-term recovery in mood disorders
    $427,424
    48 months
  • 2010 Career Development Awards - Girdler's
    Megan Dowie
    Health Research Council of New Zealand
    A novel approach to neurodegenerative disorders
    $180,000
    36 months
  • 2009 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Margaret Dudley
    University of Waikato
    Impact of attention process training on attention in early recovery from stroke
    $150,269
    24 months
  • Māori Health Research Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Dr Margaret Dudley
    AUT University
    Establishing Māori-focused standards for neuropsychological measures
    $375,234
    36 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Shavonne Duffy
    The University of Auckland
    Binge drinking and alcohol related behaviours amongst Pacific youth
    $5,000
    3 months
  • 2011 Career Development Awards - Sir Charles Hercus Fellowship
    Anita Dunbier
    University of Otago
    Investigation of genes involved in breast cancer susceptibility and response to therapy
    $500,000
    48 months
  • The Hohua Tutengaehe Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Dr Meihana Durie
    Te Wānanga o Raukawa
    Te papa o te ora
    $421,600
    36 months
  • 2010 Career Development Awards - Hohua Tutengaehe Fellowship
    William Edwards
    Massey University
    Health research and services: Localising the interface between Matauranga Māori and Science
    $388,626
    40 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Māori Master Scholarship
    Isabel Edwards
    AUT University
    Optimising Māori Women's Breastfeeding
    $17,600
    24 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Melissa Edwards
    The University of Auckland
    The effects of comorbidity on breast cancer care and outcomes
    $166,667
    24 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Alistair Escott
    The University of Auckland
    Towards the treatment of toxic thoracic lymph in critical illness
    $250,000
    36 months
  • 2009 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Sally Eyers
    University of Otago
    Effect of regular paracetamol on asthma control in mild to moderate asthma
    $255,930
    36 months
  • Pacific Health Research Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Dr Allamanda Faatoese
    University of Otago
    Lipoprotein biomarkers and cardiovascular risk in Māori and Pacific communities
    $243,003
    30 months
  • 2010 Career Development Awards - DPPPhD
    Joanna Fadyl
    AUT University
    Engagement with paid work after neurological injury in urban Aotearoa/NZ
    $105,370
    36 months
  • 2008 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Karen Falloon
    The University of Auckland
    Randomised controlled trial to study the effectiveness of sleep restriction compared to sleep hygiene in the treatment of Primary Insomnia in a Primary Care setting
    $250,000
    45 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Anna Fay
    The University of Auckland
    Towards medical education that addresses Indigenous rights to health
    $57,277
    36 months
  • 2010 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Peter Ferguson
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Novel magnetic nanoparticles as contrast agents for magnetic resonance imaging
    $103,144
    16 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Manatu Fia
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    The effects of parent-child interactions and early mental state language on children
    $5,000
    4 months
  • Pacific Health Research Seeding Grant
    Ridvan Firestone
    Massey University
    The early life factors study
    $5,000
    6 months