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 – Explorer Grant
    Professor John Reynolds
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Temporal and spatial control of drugs for improved treatment of brain disorders
    $150,000
    18 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Clare Reynolds
    The University of Auckland
    IL-1 signalling and developmental programming of offspring metabolic health
    $141,968
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Daniel Ribeiro
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    The effectiveness of a monitor and feedback device for changing postural behaviour
    $146,824
    26 months
  • Feasibility Study Grant (2017)
    Dr Daniel Ribeiro
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    The effectiveness of tailored rehabilitation versus standard exercise programme
    $213,067
    24 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr David Rice
    Waitemata District Health Board
    Anti-depressants for osteoarthritis pain: Can we predict treatment efficacy?
    $247,098
    24 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Professor Mark Richards
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Neurohumoral and Genetic Prediction and Protection in Heart Disease
    $3,430,492
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Professor Mark Richards
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Neurohumoral and genetic prediction and protection in heart disease
    $1,917,993
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Professor Mark Richards
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Urocortin2 in Decompensated Heart Failure
    $435,081
    24 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Professor Mark Richards
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Programme Extension | Neurohumoral and Genetic Prediction and Protection in Heart Disease
    $3,430,492
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Professor Mark Richards
    University Otago, Christchurch
    Renal denervation in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
    $1,195,997
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Programme
    Professor Mark Richards
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Heart failure: Markers and management
    $4,980,858
    60 months
  • Pacific Project
    Dr Rosalina Richards
    University of Otago
    Dr Rosalina Richards
    $577,528
    32 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Professor Ann Richardson
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Colorectal cancer control in New Zealand
    $1,397,629
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Professor Ann Richardson
    The University of Canterbury
    Breast cancer, cytomegalovirus, and Epstein-Barr virus
    $333,221
    24 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Tania Riddell
    The University of Auckland
    Whanau ora cardiovascular risk assessment and management - a feasibility study
    $146,002
    12 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Dr Stephen Ritchie
    The University of Auckland
    Understanding nasal flora and prevention of Staphylococcus aureus disease
    $148,824
    24 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Shakila Rizwan
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    The nose knows the way: An intranasal approach to treat drug-resistant epilepsy
    $137,636
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Evan Roberts
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Stature and body mass of the New Zealand population, 1850-2008
    $149,942
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Professor Stephen Robertson
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Defining the genetic predisposition to biliary atresia
    $1,199,327
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Stephen Robertson
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Defining genetic regulators of neurogenesis in humans
    $1,185,630
    36 momths