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

  • 2012 Research Partnerships for New Zealand Health Delivery
    Dr Robyn Whittaker
    The University of Auckland
    The Health Research Council of New Zealand, in partnership with Waitemata DHB
    A randomised controlled trial of JK's "The Journal" for depressed out-patients
    $199,500
  • 2013 International Relationship Fund: US-NZ collaboration
    Dr Robyn Whittaker
    University of Auckland
    Health Research Council of New Zealand
    International Relationship Fund: US-NZ collaboration
    $398,367
    24 months
  • Research Partnerships for New Zealand Health Delivery
    Dr Robyn Whittaker
    The University of Auckland, in partnership with Waitemata DHB
    SMS4BG: Self-management support for people with diabetes
    $199,475
    18 months
  • International Relationships Fund - NZ-US enabling grants (2017)
    Associate Professor Robyn Whittaker
    University of Auckland
    Technology enabled behaviour change to reduce childhood obesity
    $46,038
    18 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Kirsten Wickens
    University of Otago, Wellington
    A Maternal Probiotic Intervention for Infant Allergic Disease Prevention
    $1,181,991
    36 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Dr Kristin Wickens
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Six year follow-up of the effects of probiotics on development of allergic disease
    $986,784
    24 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Professor Jeffery Wickens
    University of Otago
    Programme Extension | Behavioural and cellular mechanisms of hyperactivity and movement disorders
    $2,617,829
    36 months
  • Ngā Kanohi Kitea Development Grant (2016 funding round)
    Ms Jeanette Wikaira
    Manaia Marae, Coromandel
    Kia piki te hauora: Strategies to promote wellbeing in a small Māori community
    $10,000
    3 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Erena Wikaire
    The University of Auckland
    Māori participation in traditional Māori health practices
    $109,309
    36 months
  • 2007 Funding Round
    Dr Janine Wiles
    The University of Auckland
    Resilient aging in place: Improving the lives of older people in NZ communities
    $771,894
    36 months
  • 2009 Career Development Awards - Sir Charles Hercus Fellowship
    Siouxsie Wiles
    The University of Auckland
    Experimental bacterial infections: improved models for vaccine and treatment development
    $500,000
    48 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Explorer Grant
    Dr Siouxsie Wiles
    The University of Auckland
    Evolution in action: A novel model for studying pathogen adaptation in vivo
    $150,000
    24 months
  • 2009 Partnership Programme
    Mrs Haromi Williams
    Tuhoe Education Authority Charitable Trust
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Nga Pae o te Maramatanga, Families Commission, Accident Compensation Corporation
    Mauri Ora Growing healthy tamariki, whanau and hapu in Tuhoe communities
    $12,000
    3 months
  • 2010 Partnership Programme
    Mrs Haromi Williams
    Tuhoe Education Authority Charitable Trust
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Nga Pae o te Maramatanga, Families Commission, Accident Compensation Corporation
    Mauri Ora - Growing healthy tamariki, whanau and hapu in Tuhoe communities
    $247,743
    21 months
  • 2012 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Deborah Williamson
    The University of Auckland
    Molecular analysis of Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft tissue infections
    $200,000
    36 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Clinical Research Training Fellow
    Deborah Williamson
    The University of Auckland
    Molecular analysis of Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft tissue infections
    $250,000
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Professor William Wilson
    The University of Auckland
    Physiological Targeting in Cancer Therapy
    $5,252,166
    36 months
  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Marc Wilson
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Longitudinal Study of Developmental and Cessation of Self-harm among Adolescents
    $1,122,650
    48 months
  • 2012 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Nichola Wilson
    The University of Auckland
    Whare are 'real world' outcomes after surgery for children with cerebral palsy?
    $200,000
    36 months
  • 2010 Funding Round
    Professor William Wilson
    The University of Auckland
    Exploiting hypoxia and DNA repair defects in triple negative breast cancer
    $1,184,058
    36 months