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

  • Projects
    Professor Haxby Abbott
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    The primary care management and impact of osteoarthritis: learning from big data
    $1,199,993
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Wickliffe Abraham
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Mechanisms of neural network metaplasticity via astrocytes
    $1,175,591
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor David Ackerley
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Repurposing the anthelmentic niclosamide to combat Gram negative superbugs
    $1,189,475
    36 months
  • Projects
    Dr Siautu Alefaio-Tugia
    Massey University, Auckland
    Caring for our Wisdom Bearers: Pacific Matua (Elder) care
    $599,713
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Michael Baker
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Developing an optimal strategy for the rheumatic fever endgame
    $1,196,974
    36 months
  • Projects
    Dr Jackie Benschop
    Massey University, Palmerston North
    Emerging sources and pathways for Leptospirosis - a paradigm shift
    $1,199,841
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Margaret Brimble
    The University of Auckland
    Naturally occurring peptaibols: “Magic bullets” for targeting breast cancer
    $1,195,373
    36 months
  • Projects
    Dr Rebecca Brookland
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Predictors and impact of driving cessation on older adults and whanau/families
    $1,199,989
    48 months
  • Projects
    Professor Larry Chamley
    The University of Auckland
    Placental extracellular vesicles, controllers of the maternal vasculature
    $1,187,064
    36 months
  • Projects
    Dr Linda Cobiac
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Choosing interventions to reduce alcohol-related harm
    $1,037,229
    36 months
  • Project
    Dr Donna Cormack
    The University of Auckland
    Te whakahaumaru taiao: safe environments for Māori medical practitioners
    $994,669
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Julian Crane
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Are toxic moulds a real health hazard in New Zealand?
    $1,193,603
    36 months
  • Projects
    Dr David Crossman
    The University of Auckland
    Nanoscale fibrosis and loss of contractility in the failing human heart
    $1,182,220
    36 months
  • Projects
    Associate Professor Maurice Curtis
    The University of Auckland
    Identifying the first signs of dementia in humans
    $891,792
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Stuart Dalziel
    Auckland DHB
    How safe are our emergency departments? A national prospective cohort study
    $1,197,164
    36 months
  • Projects
    Dr Joanne Davidson
    The University of Auckland
    Look before we leap: strategies for treating mild neonatal encephalopathy
    $1,185,478
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Michael Eccles
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Epigenomic profiling to predict patient response to melanoma immunotherapy
    $1,198,714
    36 months
  • Projects
    Dr Theresa Fleming
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Integrating survey and intervention research for youth health gains
    $1,189,388
    36 months
  • Projects
    Associate Professor Mhoyra Fraser
    The University of Auckland
    New horizons for preterm brain protection: exploiting endogenous neuroprotection
    $1,187,296
    36 months
  • Projects
    Professor Leigh Hale
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Co-creating a digital self-help intervention for people with persistent pain
    $1,198,177
    36 months