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

  • Clinical research training fellowship (2018 funding round)
    Dr Sharon Leitch
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Improving patient safety in New Zealand general practice
    $320,000
    36 months
  • 2012 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Daniel Lemanu
    The University of Auckland
    The Role of Community-Based Prehabilitation in Bariatric Surgery
    $166,667
    2 years
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Daniel Lemanu
    The University of Auckland
    The Role of Community-Based Prehabilitation in Bariatric Surgery
    $166,667
    26 months
  • Pacific Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Victoria Lesatele
    Massey University, Auckland
    Samoan peoples' experiences of CVD pathways of care
    $108,050
    3 years
  • 2010 Career Development Awards - Sir Charles Hercus Fellowship
    Julie Lim
    The University of Auckland
    Antioxidant strategies to prevent eye disease: is the lens a glutathione reservoir?
    $500,000
    54 months
  • Pacific Health Research Development Grant
    Dr Ieti Lima
    Health Promotion Forum of New Zealand, Auckland
    Exploring older peoples health from a social determinants perspective
    $5,100
    12 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Anthony Lin
    The University of Auckland
    The rectosigmoid brake and its utility as a neuromodulation target
    $250,000
    36 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Shivanjali Lingam
    University of Otago
    Health impact of zumba programme on the nutritional habits and well-being of participating female Pacific Islanders
    $5,000
    3 months
  • 2010 Career Development Awards - Māori PhD Scholarship
    Thomas Lintern
    The University of Auckland
    Investigation into Soft Tissue Damage of Infants During Shaking Associated with Child Abuse
    $104,737
    36 months
  • 2007 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Benjamin Loveday
    The University of Auckland
    The role of lymphatics in severe pancreatitis: anatomy, physiology and therapy
    $237,884
    42 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Māori Health Rangahau Hauora
    Jaqueline Lumsden
    Massey University
    Best outcomes for Māori with cancer
    $11,970
    12 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Fakavamoeatu Lutui
    The University of Auckland
    Stepping forward: A needs analysis addressing gaps in knowledge in regards to family violence amongst Pacific people in New Zealand - A literature review
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Clinical research training fellowship (2018 funding round)
    Dr Wiremu MacFater
    University of Auckland
    Perioperative local anaesthetic
    $210,236
    24 months
  • 2009 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Katarzyna Mackenzie
    University of Otago
    Why are skin cancers more aggressive in renal transplant patients?
    $41,330
    14 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Mrs Diane Mackle
    Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
    Knowledge translation in the management of oxygen therapy in intensive care
    $250,000
    48 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Sir Charles Hercus Fellowship
    Ralph Maddison
    Auckland UniServices Ltd
    Preventing cardiovascular disease in New Zealand: An mHealth approach
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2012 Career Development Award - Sir Charles Hercus Health Research Fellowship
    Associate Professor Ralph Maddison
    The University of Auckland
    Preventing cardiovascular disease in New Zealand: An mHealth approach
    $500,000
    48 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Saneta Manoa
    The University of Auckland
    A literature review on the health profile of Tuvaluans living in New Zealand
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Mr Alehandrea Manuel
    The University of Auckland
    Cultural perspectives on hearing and hearing aids among Māori and Pacific people
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Māori Health PostDoc Fellow
    Glenis Mark
    Whakauae Research Services
    Huarahi rongoa ki a ngai tatou: Māori views on rongoa Māori and primary health
    $333,273
    36 months