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

  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Athena Tapu
    AUT University
    Pacific smoking cessation services: Will they be enough to help us reach Smokefree 2025 goal
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • 2009 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Professor Warren Tate
    University of Otago
    Drug discovery targeting a novel step in HIV-1 biology, and overriding gene mutations
    $396,538
    24 months
  • 2010 Partnership Programme
    Dr Michael Tatley
    University of Otago
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Medsafe
    Product Vigilance - Developing an Integrated System
    $1,000,000
    36 months
  • Pacific Summer Studentship (2016 funding round)
    Miss Eirenei Tauai
    University of Otago
    Does language have a positive impact on the prevalence of mental health?
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Mrs Tuaupua Taueetia-Su'a
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Promoting health literacy to improve health outcomes for Samoan people
    $110,555
    36 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Afu Taufa
    The University of Auckland
    Depression amongst Tongan (New Zealand born)
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Knowledge Translation Grant (2016 funding round)
    Dr Seini Taufa
    The University of Auckland
    A mother's hope: Pacific teenage pregnancy in New Zealand
    $5,000
    6 months
  • Pacific Knowledge Translation Grant (2016 funding round)
    Ms Afu Taufa
    The University of Auckland
    Her side of the kava story
    $5,000
    6 months
  • Pacific knowledge translation grant (2018 funding round)
    Ms Afu Taufa
    University of Auckland
    Social impacts of heavy kava use
    $5,000
    6 months
  • Pacific Summer Studentship (2016 funding round)
    Miss Natalie Taule'alo-Russell
    The University of Auckland
    Health promotion in pregnancy and infancy for Pacific disabled parents
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Sebastien Taurin
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Effect of Raloxifene on Oestrogen Receptor Negative Breast Cancer Tumour Growth
    $145,000
  • Māori Health Rangahau Hauora Training Award
    Mrs Tammy Tauroa
    University of Otago
    Qualitative research training within ‘Tiakina Te Pa Harakeke: Māori childrearing within a context of whānau ora’ research project
    $12,000
    6 months
  • Project
    Dr El-Shadan Tautolo
    Auckland University of Technology
    Pacific Islands Families: Cultural resilency and vulnerability in mental health
    $1,189,886
    36 months
  • Project
    Dr El-Shadan Tautolo
    Auckland University of Technology
    Respiratory health of Pacific youth: Risk and resilience throughout childhood
    $1,183,935
    36 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Hulita Tauveli
    The University of Auckland
    The Tangata whenua and Tangata Tiriti of the New Zealand coalition to end homelessness: National Homelessness Strategy
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific Health Research Masters Scholarship
    Ms Hulita Tauveli
    The University of Auckland
    Urban poverty and homelessness among Pasifika living in South Auckland
    $4,000
    6 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Merryn Tawhai
    The University of Auckland
    Predicting pulmonary hypertension
    $996,896
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Denise Taylor
    AUT University
    Low-cost Telerehabilitation to Improve Outcomes for People with Chronic Stroke
    $986,660
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Professor Barry Taylor
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Safer Sleeping Environments: Evaluating new options for New Zealand babies
    $1,199,740
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Rachael Taylor
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Screening, feedback and treatment in overweight 4-8 year old children
    $1,307,272
    36 months