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

  • 2016 Funding Round - Project
    Professor Christopher Bullen
    University of Auckland
    No smokers left behind: A trial of adaptive smoking cessation treatment
    36 months
  • 2010 Ethics Summer Studentship 2010
    Stephanie Burcher
    The University of Auckland
    Performance of the Northern X Ethics Committee
    4 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Professor Carl Burgess
    University of Otago
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Medsafe
    Electronic Pharmacovigilance: A centralised database combining GP practice data
    10 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship (2016 funding round)
    Miss Erana Burrows
    Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi
    Catalyst for Māori health development: A case study of Māori nursing
    10 weeks
  • 2012 Funding Round
    Dr Melanie Bussey
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Towards a Greater Understanding of Mechanical Dysfunction in the Pelvis
    36 months
  • 2006 Career Development Award - Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Anthony Butler
    University of Canterbury
    Eigenimage Processing of frontal chest radiographs
    12 months
  • 2009 Funding Round
    Associate Professor Winston Byblow
    The University of Auckland
    Priming to enhance rehabilitation after stroke
    36 months
  • 2014 Funding Round – Project
    Professor Winston Byblow
    The University of Auckland
    Individualised neuromodulation for motor recovery after stroke
    36 months
  • 2008 Funding Round
    Dr Catherine Byrnes
    The University of Auckland
    Interventional study on bronchiectasis in indigenous children
    30 months
  • Explorer Grant (2017 funding round)
    Dr Jaydee Cabral
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Developing the holy grail of bioprinting: vascularization
    24 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Mr Alan Cameron
    The University of Auckland
    Peptides to selectively combat cancer
    10 weeks
  • Ngā Kanohi Kitea Full Project Grant
    Ms Ngaropi Cameron
    Tū Tama Wāhine o Taranaki
    Te Ara Ririki
    19 months



  • 2011 Funding Round
    Dr Rebecca Campbell
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Understanding the Neuroendocrine Abnormalities of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    36 months
  • 2015 Funding Round - Project
    Dr Rebecca Campbell
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Probing novel pathways mediating polycystic ovarian syndrome
    36 months
  • 2016 Breast Cancer Register Research Partnership
    Professor Ian Campbell
    University of Auckland
    The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation, Health Research Council of New Zealand
    When is enough, enough? Margins of excision after breast conservation for BCa
    24 months


  • 2008 Funding Round
    Professor Mark Cannell
    The University of Auckland
    Structure and function in failing heart
    36 months
  • 2009 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Professor Richard Cannon
    University of Otago
    Targeting melanoma initiation and progression: developing ABCB5 inhibitors
    12 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Ms Teah Carlson
    Massey University
    Kaupapa Māori evaluation of a health literacy-appropriate CVD intervention
    36 months
  • 2016 funding round - Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Graeme Carrick-Ranson
    University of Auckland
    The consequences of type 2 diabetes on the cardiovascular effects of aging
    36 months
  • Clinical Research Training Fellowship
    Dr Richard Carroll
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Mechanisms of obesity and type 2 diabetes; insights from bariatric surgery
    1 year