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

  • 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
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Katya Ruggiero
    The University of Auckland
    Probing Illness with a Novel Multi-omic Time-course Statistical Platform
    $135,000
    24 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Dr Ilva Rupenthal
    The University of Auckland
    Reducing the treatment burden of ocular diseases
    $149,994
    24 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Elaine Rush
    AUT University
    Pacific Islands Families: Understanding growth from birth to fourteen years
    $1,171,911
    36 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Dr Bruce Russell
    The University of Auckland
    The acute and chronic effects of party pills containing BZP and TFMPP
    $119,633
    30 months
  • Pacific Project
    Dr Debbie Ryan
    Pacific Perspectives Limited
    Pacific patients' perspectives of treatment of chronic conditions
    $400,000
    24 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Lynette Sadleir
    University of Otago
    Defining the Genetic Determinants for Epilepsy
    $1,158,831
    36 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Lynette Sadleir
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Genetics of epilepsy
    $149,917
    24 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Project
    Associate Professor Lynette Sadlier
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Gene discovery in epilepsy: the building block of precision medicine
    $1,198,069
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Diana Sarfati
    University of Otago
    C3 study: Effect of comorbidity on care and cancer survival inequalities
    $1,171,238
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Associate Professor Diana Sarfati
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Multimorbidity: The most common chronic condition of all
    $1,199,968
    36 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Dr Evelyn Sattlegger
    Massey University
    Making an IMPACT on brain function
    $148,900
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Peter Saxton
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Estimating unrecognised HIV infection in a community sample of homosexual men
    $150,000
    12 months
  • Emerging researcher first grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Damian Scarf
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Extending brief alcohol interventions using mobile technology
    $232,371
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Professor Philip Schluter
    AUT University
    Pacific Islands Families Study: Hearing Status of 11 year olds (PIF: HS)
    $732,717
    24 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Grant Schofield
    AUT University
    Built environments, physical activity and obesity: A national and international study
    $1,128,187
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Professor Grant Schofield
    AUT University
    Built Environment and Physical Activity in New Zealand Youth
    $1,198,920
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Kate Scott
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    The Association of Mental Disorders with Subsequent Physical Condition Onsets
    $643,944
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Kate Scott
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Double disability: mental disorders and comorbid physical conditions
    $154,576
    24 months