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 – Project
    Dr John Thompson
    The University of Auckland
    Quality of care and outcomes in children with cleft lip and/or palate
    $1,005,314
    48 months
  • Project
    Associate Professor John Thompson
    University of Auckland
    Environmental and genetic risk factors for cleft lip and palate
    $1,198,687
    60 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr George Thomson
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Policymaking to reduce smoking around children
    $700,445
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Professor Peter Thorne
    The University of Auckland
    Imaging the labyrinthine-blood barrier in Meniere's disease
    $966,266
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Professor Peter Thorne
    The University of Auckland
    Abnormal ion homeostasis in inner ear disease
    $1,273,525
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Mattie Timmer
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Glycolipid adjuvants for anti-cancer immunotherapy
    $149,981
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Sandar Tin Tin
    The University of Auckland
    Taupo Bicycle Study: Follow-up of a cohort of cyclists
    $640,602
    48 months
  • Emerging researcher first grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Petr Tomek
    University of Auckland
    IMPACT-ful resistance mechanism of cancer cells
    $249,994
    36 months
  • Explorer Grant (2018 funding round)
    Dr Melanie Tomintz
    University of Canterbury
    Towards personalised digital health services for preventable health conditions
    $150,000
    24 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Adrian Trenholme
    Counties Manukau District Health Board
    Intervention study of children at high risk of chronic lung disease
    $1,198,758
    36 months
  • 2016 Funding Round - Project
    Professor Richard Troughton
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Reducing the burden of atrial fibrillation
    $1,087,437
    36 months
  • Project
    Professor Richard Troughton
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Reducing heart failure readmission: The IMPERATIVE-HF study
    $709,275
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Richard Troughton
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Dietary sodium reduction to improve heart failure outcomes: The SODIUM-HF study
    $1,412,362
    36 months
  • Explorer Grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Penelope Truman
    Massey University, Wellington
    Changing our view of tobacco dependence: the monoamine oxidase inhibitor story
    $150,000
    24 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Hope Tupara
    Massey University
    Whanau bioethical decision making - genetic disorders and Māori health
    $74,650
    24 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Shieak Tzeng
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Autonomic modulation of pulmonary gas exchange efficiency
    $145,854
    24 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr James Ussher
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Mucosal associated invariant T cells: mechanisms of bacterial control in humans
    $150,000
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Ehsan Vaghefi
    The University of Auckland
    Digital design of therapies to combat age related nuclear cataracts
    $141,000
    36 months
  • Explorer Grant (2018 funding round)
    Dr Ehsan Vaghefi
    The University of Auckland
    Ocular laser bio-meter: fast and cheap early diagnosis of vision impairment
    $150,000
    24 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Larah van der Meer
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Assistive communication technology for adults with intellectual disability
    $150,000
    18 months