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 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 (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
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Mr Michael O'Keeffe
    AUT University
    What matters most to Māori? Therapeutic relationships in neurorehabilitation
    $5,000
    4 months
  • Māori Health Research Masters Scholarship
    Mr Mahonri Owen
    University of Waikato
    Development of a brain controlled prosthetic
    $18,600
    12 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship (2016 funding round)
    Mr Mahonri Owen
    University of Waikato
    Development of a neural interface for prosthetics
    $111,550
    36 months
  • Maori Health Development Grant
    Dr Stephanie Palmer
    Tumana Research Services
    Community support for a community mobilisation model of violence prevention
    $10,000
    6 months
  • Maori Health Knowledge Translation Grant
    Dr Stephanie Palmer
    Tumana Research Services
    Community mobilisation potential and possibilities for violence prevention
    $5,000
    6 months
  • Maori Health Development Grant
    Dr Stephanie Palmer
    Tumana Research Services
    Housing, violence and ancestral land
    $10,000
    6 months
  • 2007 Career Development Award - Maori PhD Scholarship
    Joy Panoho
    Massey University
    A Māori-centred inquiry into health governance: Māori directors on DHBs
    $65,740
    30 months
  • 2017 Ngā Kanohi Kitea Development Grant
    Ms Kiri Parata
    Atiawa ki Whakarongotai Charitable Trust Board
    Ahi Kā and expressions of manaakitanga
    $10,000
    3 months
  • Māori Health Research Masters Scholarship
    Mr David Patterson
    The University of Auckland
    Urban design, mental health and Māori
    $16,204
    22 months
  • Māori Health Research Masters Scholarship
    Miss Jordan Pearse
    The University of Auckland
    Micro-aggressions and Māori
    $20,600
    12 months
  • 2011 Career Development Awards - Hohua Tutengaehe Fellowship
    Mera Penehira
    University of Waikato
    Mauri Tangata: Re-positioning Māori resistance and well-being in sexual and reproductive health policy and service provision
    $296,297
    36 months
  • Māori health research development grant (2018 funding round)
    Dr Mera Penehira
    University of Auckland
    Hinemoana: Our ocean narratives
    $10,000
    6 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship (2016 funding round)
    Miss Chanel Phillips
    University of Otago
    Kia maanu, kia ora: Examining Māori water safety
    $120,016
    36 months