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

  • 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
  • Project
    Professor Stephen Robertson
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Defining human specific genetic variants in brain developmental disorders
    $1,199,930
    36 months
  • Emerging researcher first grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Simone Rodda
    University of Auckland
    Improving the effectiveness of lifestyle change strategies
    $250,000
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Euan Rodger
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Developing a diagnostic tool for myelodysplastic syndrome
    $143,998
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Professor Anthony Rodgers
    The University of Auckland
    Programme Extension | Innovative interventions tackling major risks to health
    $3,727,431
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Professor Keith Rome
    AUT University
    Footwear for Patients with Gout: A Feasibility Study
    $121,778
    12 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research, Wellington
    Immunotherapy of Allergic Disease
    $1,170,798
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Cytotoxic T lymphocyte-mediated immunotherapy of allergic airway inflammation
    $1,186,241
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Role of dendritic cells in allergic sensitisation
    $1,023,152
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Defining the characteristics of effective anti-tumour T cells
    $1,071,239
    36 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Manipulating antigen presentation to control disease
    $809,747
    36 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Programme Extension | Regulation of immunity and immune-mediated diseases
    $3,493,763
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Role of Innate Cytokines in Allergic Dendritic Cell Programming
    $1,197,660
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Conditioning dendritic cells for allergic immune responses
    $1,199,956
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Monocyte-derived dendritic cells for tumour immunotherapy
    $1,199,993
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Franca Ronchese
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Molecular characterisation of dendritic cells during immune responses
    $1,199,996
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Feasibility Study
    Dr Sally Rose
    The University of Otago, Wellington
    Facilitating partner notification and rescreening for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in primary care
    $145,326
    12 months