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 - Programme
    Professor Richard Beasley
    Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
    RCT of an ICS/LABA reliever therapy regimen in mild asthma
    $4,977,780
    60 months
  • Emerging researcher first grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Kathryn Beck
    Massey University, Auckland
    Optimising cognitive function: the role of dietary and lifestyle patterns
    $246,508
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Professor Evan Begg
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Free drug metabolic clearance in older adults
    $326,366
    24 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Dorothy Begg
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Programme Extension | Preventing injury and reducing subsequent disability outcomes
    $4,353,633
    36 months
  • 2009 District Health Board Research Fund
    Dr Anita Bell
    Waikato DHB
    Can an integrated heart failure service improve diagnosis and management of heart failure?
    $118,304
    15 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Professor Laura Bennet
    The University of Auckland
    Can Pluripotent Amnion Epithelial Cells help the Injured Preterm Brain?
    $1,154,402
    36 months
  • 2006 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Simon Bennett
    Massey University, Wellington
    Cognitive behavioural therapy for depression with Maori tangata whaiora
    $191,858
    39 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Jackie Benschop
    Massey University
    Leptospirosis in New Zealand: diagnostics, strain typing and transmission
    $148,000
    36 months
  • Projects
    Dr Jackie Benschop
    Massey University, Palmerston North
    Emerging sources and pathways for Leptospirosis - a paradigm shift
    $1,199,841
    36 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship (2016 funding round)
    Miss Ngareka Bensemann
    University of Otago
    Oranga niho mokopuna: A literature review of early childhood caries in Aotearoa
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Professor Tim Bentley
    Massey University
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Department of Labour
    Understanding workplace stress and bullying in New Zealand workplaces
    $200,000
    18 months
  • Clinical Practitoner Research Fellowship
    Dr Peter Bergin
    Auckland District Health Board
    Use of EpiNet platform for clinical trials and epidemiological studies in epilepsy
    $905,000
    5 years
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Dr Peter Bergin
    Auckland District Health Board
    Incidence study of Status Epilepticus in the greater Auckland region
    $671,783
    60 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Professor Michael Berridge
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research, Wellington
    Mitochondrial genome replacement
    $150,000
    24 months
  • 2016 Funding Round - Programme
    Professor Michael Berridge
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Intercellular mitochondrial transfer in glioblastoma
    $1,095,885
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Mary Berry
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Premature celebration? The late effects of early birth
    $149,941
    24 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Associate Professor David Bilkey
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Hippocampal processing of context in schizophrenia
    $796,117
    36 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Dr David Bilkey
    University of Otago
    Hippocampal processing of context in schizophrenia
    $415,008
    24 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Peter Black
    The University of Auckland
    The effect of an inhaler with ringtones on asthma control and school attendance
    $428,355
    24 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Peter Black
    The University of Auckland
    Randomised, controlled trial of the mediterranean diet for asthma - a feasibility study
    $149,394
    12 months