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

  • Emerging researcher first grant (2019 funding round)
    Dr Gabriella Lindberg
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Oxygen control in 3D-bioprinted osteochondral constructs
    $249,759
    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
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Clarie McLintock
    Auckland District Health Board
    A National Population-based Study of Rheumatic Heart Disease in Pregnancy
    $148,911
    30 months
  • 2014 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Tracy Melzer
    New Zealand Brain Research Institute, Christchurch
    Tracking cognitive decline in Parkinson's disease with serial MRI
    $149,943
    36 months
  • 2016 funding round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Stuti Misra
    University of Auckland
    Corneal nerve microstructural changes in diabetes
    $149,354
    24 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Rinki Murphy
    The University of Auckland
    Genetics of type 2 diabetes, obesity and personalised obesity surgery
    $146,000
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Peter Nagy
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Roles of hydrogen sulfide in inflammation
    $150,000
    18 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Dr Patricia Neuwelt
    The University of Auckland
    'Acceptability' and access to primary care: The reception process
    $148,730
    30 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Vili Nosa
    The University of Auckland
    Pacific Men’s Health and Wellbeing: The Case of Niue and the Cook Islands
    $150,000
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Susannah O'Sullivan
    The University of Auckland
    The role of the PDGFR in bone formation
    $150,000
    24 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Ronan O'Toole
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Targeting essential genes in the treatment of tuberculosis
    $129,500
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Dr Suetonia Palmer
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Making better clinical decisions to prevent kidney disease
    $138,789
    24 months