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 Antony Braithwaite
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    p53 and variants in inflammatory disease and cancer
    $4,901,862
    60 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Project
    Professor Bernhard Breier
    Massey University, Auckland
    The gut microbiome: a new pathway to obesity prevention and metabolic health
    $1,199,468
    36 months
  • 2016 Funding Round - Project
    Professor Margaret Brimble
    University of Auckland
    New generation lipopeptide antimicrobial agents using patented CLipPA technology
    $1,199,021
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Margaret Brimble
    The University of Auckland
    Naturally occurring peptaibols: “Magic bullets” for targeting breast cancer
    $1,195,373
    36 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Elizabeth Broadbent
    The University of Auckland
    A trial on the effects of psychological preparation for surgery on wound healing
    $139,830
    24 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Project
    Dr Jonathan Broadbent
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Oral health from childhood to mid-life
    $1,193,937
    60 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Project
    Dr Rebecca Brookland
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Older drivers, families and GPs: Navigating the path between mobility and safety
    $1,193,921
    36 months
  • Projects
    Dr Rebecca Brookland
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Predictors and impact of driving cessation on older adults and whanau/families
    $1,199,989
    48 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Colin Brown
    University of Otago
    Kisspeptin-oxytocin regulation of pregnancy: implications for preterm delivery
    $709,665
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Rachel Brown
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Nuts for LIFE (Lipids, InFlammation, Endothelial)
    $143,207
    24 months
  • 2013 Funding Round
    Dr Colin Brown
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Central regulation of natural birth processes
    $1,003,783
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Dr Christopher Bullen
    The University of Auckland
    Electronic cigarettes for smoking cessation: a randomised controlled trial
    $1,199,155
    36 months
  • 2016 Funding Round - Project
    Professor Christopher Bullen
    University of Auckland
    No smokers left behind: A trial of adaptive smoking cessation treatment
    $1,197,725
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Melanie Bussey
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Towards a Greater Understanding of Mechanical Dysfunction in the Pelvis
    $149,877
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Winston Byblow
    The University of Auckland
    Priming to enhance rehabilitation after stroke
    $812,955
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Winston Byblow
    The University of Auckland
    Individualised neuromodulation for motor recovery after stroke
    $1,179,896
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Catherine Byrnes
    The University of Auckland
    Interventional study on bronchiectasis in indigenous children
    $555,895
    30 months
  • Explorer Grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Jaydee Cabral
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Developing the holy grail of bioprinting: vascularization
    $150,000
    24 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Octavia Calder Dawe
    Massey University
    Working on wellbeing with young people
    $249,966
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Rebecca Campbell
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Understanding the Neuroendocrine Abnormalities of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    $650,735
    36 months