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

  • Māori health research PhD scholarship (2018 funding round)
    Mr Howard Maxwell
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Does inhibition of quorum sensing increase antibiotic resistance spread?
    $129,900
    36 months
  • Māori health research Postdoctoral fellowship (2018 funding round)
    Marama McDonald
    University of Waikato
    Whakapiki wairua: Study of a Māori mindfulness intervention in a Wharekura
    $356,959
    36 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Mr Brendon McIntosh
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Impact of increased prescription charges on Māori
    $5,000
    4 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Christina McKerchar
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Food availability for Māori children: A rights based approach
    $120,750
    48 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - PhD Scholarship in Māori Health Research
    Andre McLachlan
    University of Otago
    Collaboration with and for rural Māori with addiction and related problems
    $80,278
    36 months
  • Eru Pomare Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Dr Karen McLellan
    The University of Auckland
    A kaupapa Māori intervention for stroke-related communication disorders
    $371,514
    42 months
  • 2013 Ngā Kanohi Kitea Community Grant
    Ms Denise Messiter
    Te Whāriki Manawāhine o Hauraki, Thames
    Te poipoia tukino o Hauraki: Transforming and healing whānau violence in Hauraki
    $187,000
    18 months
  • 2013 Ngā Kanohi Kitea Development Grant
    Ms Denise Messiter
    Te Whāriki Manawāhine o Hauraki, Thames
    Te Poipoia Tukino o Hauraki: Transforming and healing whānau violence in Hauraki
    $10,000
    3 months
  • Māori health research summer studentship (2018 funding round)
    Ms Tiana Mihaere
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Ethnic discrimination prevalence and health associations in New Zealand Youth
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Ngahuia Mita
    University of Otago
    Tairāwhiti waka, Tairāwhiti tangata – Examining Tairāwhiti voyaging philosophies
    $141,364
    36 months
  • 2011 Career Development Awards - Māori PhD Scholarship
    Arna Mitchell
    Massey University
    The impact of whakapapa exchange on the therapeutic alliance in therapy with Māori clients
    $106,550
    24 months
  • Ngā Kanohi Kitea Development Grant
    Dr Tess Moeke-Maxwell
    The University of Auckland
    Pae Herenga: A kaupapa Māori investigation of whānau end of life care customs
    $10,000
    3 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Mr Jesse Moriarty
    Massey University
    Whakairo and the intergenerational transmission of positive health practices for whānau
    $5,000
    4 months
  • 2011 Career Development Awards - Erihapeti Rehu-Murchie Fellowship
    Laurie Morrison
    AUT University
    Nga Pou Wahine: A kaupapa wahine intervention addressing gambling misuse
    $334,761
    38 months
  • Ngā Kanohi Kitea Development Grant
    Dr Laurie Morrison
    Independent
    Ukaipo hauora: Nga Pou wahine and strengthening wahine Māori potential
    $10,000
    3 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Emerald Muriwai
    The University of Auckland
    Nga kaiwhakaako, whakapakari tinana me te hauora hinengaro
    $107,000
    36 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship (2016 funding round)
    Ms Ngahuia Murphy
    University of Waikato
    Investigating customary Māori philosophies regarding the whare tangata (womb)
    $109,700
    36 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Erihapeti Rehu-Murchie Research Fellowship in Māori Health
    Ronald Ngata
    University of Waikato
    Exploring practical applications of Matakite (unusual perception) understandings in health provision
    $339,407
    36 months
  • 2011 Career Development Awards - Māori Master Scholarship
    Renei Ngawati
    AUT University
    Sport as a forum for capacity building and self-determination in Indigenous communities
    $11,600
    24 months
  • 2013 Ngā Kanohi Kitea Development Grant
    Ms Marilyn O'Brien Shearer
    Ngati Manauhiri Management Ltd, Auckland
    Bipolar disorder: Whānau experiences and mental service provision preference
    $10,000
    3 months