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

  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Katya Ruggiero
    The University of Auckland
    Probing Illness with a Novel Multi-omic Time-course Statistical Platform
    $135,000
    24 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Dr Ilva Rupenthal
    The University of Auckland
    Reducing the treatment burden of ocular diseases
    $149,994
    24 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Dr Bruce Russell
    The University of Auckland
    The acute and chronic effects of party pills containing BZP and TFMPP
    $119,633
    30 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Lynette Sadleir
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Genetics of epilepsy
    $149,917
    24 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Dr Evelyn Sattlegger
    Massey University
    Making an IMPACT on brain function
    $148,900
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Peter Saxton
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Estimating unrecognised HIV infection in a community sample of homosexual men
    $150,000
    12 months
  • Emerging researcher first grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Damian Scarf
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Extending brief alcohol interventions using mobile technology
    $232,371
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Nicola Scott
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Metabolic Syndrome: From Mice to Men
    $147,220
    36 months
  • 2016 funding round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Pippa Scott
    University of Otago, Christchurch
    Zoonotic disease transmission in New Zealand rural communities
    $149,982
    24 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Jonathan Shemmell
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Fire together, wire together: sensory synchronisation to enhance stroke recovery
    $142,917
    32 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Vickie Shim
    The University of Auckland
    Finding Links between Knee Injuries and Cartilage Degeneration
    $143,000
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Tania Slatter
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    The role of p53 isoforms for increased cancer susceptibility
    $150,000
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Nicola Smith
    Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
    An RCT of Indwelling Pleural Cathers in Malignant Pleural Effusion
    $104,106
    36 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Dr Deborah Snell
    Burwood Academy of Independent Living
    Factors affecting recovery after mild traumatic brain injury
    $142,532
    24 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Brie Sorrenson
    The University of Auckland
    Understanding genetic factors that influence beta-cell function
    $247,576
    36 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Aaron Stevens
    University of Otago
    Can inflammation and aging modify the human epigenome?
    $249,137
    36 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Dr Cathy Stinear
    The University of Auckland
    Identification of therapeutic targets for theta-burst magnetic brain stimulation
    $66,133
    12 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Bridget Stocker
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Deciphering the molecular fingerprints of allergens
    $149,882
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Sebastien Taurin
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Effect of Raloxifene on Oestrogen Receptor Negative Breast Cancer Tumour Growth
    $145,000
  • 2015 Funding Round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Lisa Te Morenga
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Systematic review and meta-analyses on health effects of dietary carbohydrates
    $149,999
    36 months