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

  • 2013 Funding Round
    Dr James Stinear
    The University of Auckland
    Home-therapy for the chronic stage of stroke recovery: A feasibility study
    $134,515
    12 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Feasibility Study
    Associate Professor Cathy Stinear
    The University of Auckland
    Accelerating recovery after stroke with neuromodulation: A feasibility study
    $149,950
    12 months
  • Sir Charles Hercus Health Research Fellowship
    Dr Bridget Stocker
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Switching off tumour-promoting immune cells to develop novel cancer therapies
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Bridget Stocker
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Deciphering the molecular fingerprints of allergens
    $149,882
    36 months
  • Research Partnerships for New Zealand Health Delivery
    Professor Timothy Stokes
    University of Otago, in partnership with Southern District Health Board
    Delivering better care for people with severe COPD in the southern region
    $199,793
    15 months
  • Projects
    Professor Timothy Stokes
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Do regional DHB groupings improve service integration and health outcomes?
    $799,562
    24 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Professor Peter Stone
    The University of Auckland
    Promoting Quality at Birth
    $149,944
    12 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Mrs Cynthia Strickland
    AUT University
    Footwear and foot orthoses adherence for Māori with inflammatory joint disease
    $5,000
    4 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Puipui Su'a
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Breaking the walls: What is preventing Pacific Peoples from accessing healthcare
    $5,000
    4 months
  • Pacific Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Dr Bruce Su'a
    The University of Auckland
    Defining a biomarker profile for anastomotic leak following colon surgery
    $25,000
    24 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Martin Sullivan
    Massey University
    A longitudinal study of the life histories of people with spinal cord injury
    $897,876
    48 months
  • 2012 Pacific Health Research Partnership
    Dr Gerhard Sundborn
    Auckland UniServices Limited
    The HRC, in partnership with the Ministry of Health
    'Health beverages' for Kelston youth: A community partnered initiative
    $109,367
    17 months
  • Sir Thomas Davis Te Patu Kite Rangi Ariki Health Research Fellowship
    Dr Gerhard Sundborn
    Le Va
    Pacific solutions to reduce sugary drink consumption
    $300,000
    24 months
  • 2016 funding round - projects
    Dr Gerhard Sundborn
    University of Auckland
    Communities fighting sugar in soft drinks
    $1,176,875
    48 months
  • International Research Fund - NZ-US enabling grants (2017)
    Dr Gerhard Sundborn
    University of Auckland
    Prevention of Childhood Obesity through sugar reduction
    $37,181
    18 months
  • Projects
    Dr Gerhard Sundborn
    The University of Auckland
    How has a 'water only' and 'healthy kai' school policy impacted on child obesity
    $553,966
    36 months
  • Pacific Health Research Summer Studentship
    Mrs Miriam Sundborn
    Auckland University of Technology
    Can health promotion programmes in schools reduce dental caries
    $5,000
    3 months
  • Feasibility Study Grant (2017)
    Dr Daniel Sutton
    Auckland University of Technology
    Sensory modulation for anxiety in primary health care: A feasibility study
    $164,635
    18 months
  • Sir Charles Hercus Health Research Fellowship
    Dr Darren Svirskis
    University of Auckland
    Delivering neurotrophic growth factors to stimulate and orient axonal outgrowth
    $500,000
    48 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship (2016 funding round)
    Mr Peter Swan
    The University of Auckland
    Thermal properties of the liver: Improving outcome from ablation of liver cancer
    $166,667
    24 months