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

  • 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
  • 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
  • 2013 International Relationship Fund: US-NZ collaboration
    Professor Boyd Swinburn
    University of Auckland
    Health Research Council of New Zealand
    International Relationship Fund: US-NZ collaboration
    $397,102
    24 months
  • International Relationships Fund - NZ-US enabling grants (2017)
    Professor Boyd Swinburn
    University of Auckland
    Indigenous approaches to reducing childhood obesity
    $37,181
    18 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Dr Andrea t' Mannetje
    Massey University
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Department of Labour
    Workplace exposure to carcinogens in New Zealand
    $399,531
    43 months
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Health Innovation Partnership
    Dr Martin Than
    Canterbury District Health Board
    HRC, National Health Committee
    Improving care processes for patients with possible acute coronary syndrome
    $349,966
    18 months
  • 2007 Partnership Programme
    Professor Peter Thorne
    Auckland UniServices Limited, The University of Auckland
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Department of Labour, Accident Compensation Corporation
    Noise Induced Hearing Loss: Epidemiology, Noise Exposure and Prevention
    $1,199,995
    42 months
  • 2012 Research Exploring the Health Implications of the Canterbury Earthquake
    Ms Louise Thornley
    Quigley and Watts Ltd
    Building Community Resilience: Learning from the Canterbury Earthquake Response
    $120,000
    18 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Professor Murray Tilyard
    South Link Health Inc
    The Health Research Council of New Zealand, Medsafe
    Utility of primary care computer records for product vigilance
    $91,009
    9 months
  • 2006 Partnership Programme
    Ms Sarah Travaglia
    Disability Resource Centre Auckland Inc.
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Social Development
    The Cost of Disability Research Project
    $399,892
    28 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Dr Adrian Trenholme
    Centre for Clinical Research and Effective Practice
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    The impact of pneumococcal vaccine on hospital admission in young children with pneumonia
    $312,491
    46 months
  • 2012 QEII Jubilee Research Grant
    Dr Nikki Turner
    The University of Auckland
    The Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    Translating best practice research to reduce equity gaps in immunisation
    $444,809
    24 months
  • 2008 Partnership Programme
    Mr Charles Waldegrave
    The Family Centre
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Health
    The socioeconomic factors associated with food security and physical activity for Maori and Pacific people.
    $291,107
    19 months
  • 2009 International Investment Opportunities Fund
    Dr Natalie Walker
    Auckland UniServices Ltd, The University of Auckland
    A family tobacco control program to reduce respiratory illness in Māori infants
    $926,847
    48 months
  • Breast Cancer Research Partnership
    Dr Logan Walker
    University of Otago
    Breast Cancer Cure, The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation, HRC
    Identifying breast cancer patients with clinically relevant mutations
    $196,659
    24 months
  • 2009 Partnership Programme
    Ms Carolyn Watts
    Quigley and Watts Ltd
    Health Research Council of New Zealand, Ministry of Youth Development
    Systematic Review: What Works in Social Marketing for Youth?
    $44,885
    6 months