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 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
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Rachael Taylor
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Improving school playgrounds to enhance physical activity in children
    $799,244
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Professor Barry Taylor
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Primary prevention of rapid weight gain in early childhood
    $2,179,960
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr William Taylor
    University of Otago, Wellington
    A feasibility study of a structured means of eliciting goals in rehabilitation
    $149,734
    12 months
  • 2006 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Robin Taylor
    University of Otago
    Predicting response to corticosteriods in COPD using exhaled nitric oxide
    $374,211
    18 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Professor Barry Taylor
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Prevention of Overweight in Infancy (POI): the Emergence of Self-regulation
    $901,013
    36 months
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Rachael Taylor
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Prevention of Overweight in Infancy (POI): Follow-up to Five Years
    $1,198,083
    36 months
  • Research Partnerships for New Zealand Health Delivery
    Professor Barry Taylor
    University of Otago, in collaboration with Hawke's Bay DHB
    Pepi-pods for a safe infant sleep? A video, physiological and thermal evaluation
    $200,000
    18 months
  • Pacific Health Research Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Dr Tamasin Taylor
    AUT University
    Pacific Island peoples experiences of bariatric surgery health care engagement
    $324,665
    36 months
  • International Relationship Fund - NZ-US enabling grant (2017)
    Associate Professor Rachael Taylor
    University of Otago
    An international collaboration to reduce infant obesity in high risk groups
    $59,000
    18 months
  • 2007 Career Development Award - Seeding Grant
    Hiria Te Amo
    Poutiri Trust
    Maori health research in the BOP - needs assessment
    $5,000
    4 months
  • 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
  • 2016 funding round - Feasibility Study
    Dr Lisa Te Morenga
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Validation of a dietary intake biomarker for free sugars intake
    $149,997
    12 months
  • Maori Health Summer Studentship
    Miss Casey Te Rangi
    Te Whanau o Waipareira Trust
    Health and service delivery needs of the Turangi Māori community
    $5,000
    3 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Feasibility Study
    Dr Ruth Teh
    The University of Auckland
    Transforming ways of living and ageing
    $149,303
    12 months