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

  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Sarah Appleby
    University of Otago
    Role of myoregulin in cardiovascular disease
    $249,265
    36 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Octavia Calder Dawe
    Massey University
    Working on wellbeing with young people
    $249,966
    36 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Nadia Charania
    Auckland University of Technology
    Exploring immunisation inequities among refugee children in New Zealand
    $125,424
    24 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher first Grant
    Dr Kirsty Danielson
    University of Otago
    Circulating RNA as diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers in colorectal cancer
    $249,984
    36 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Rebecca Dyson
    University of Otago
    Omega-3 for improvement of cardiometabolic outcomes following preterm birth
    $249,660
    36 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Timothy Edwards
    University of Waikato
    Lung cancer screening with scent-detection dogs
    $233,607
    36 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Rosemary Gibson
    Massey University
    The role of sleep in healthy ageing and living well with dementia
    $249,998
    36 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Rachel Purcell
    University of Otgao
    CRC Predict study - association of molecular subtypes and microbiome in CRC
    $249,477
    24 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr David Rice
    Waitemata District Health Board
    Anti-depressants for osteoarthritis pain: Can we predict treatment efficacy?
    $247,098
    24 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Brie Sorrenson
    The University of Auckland
    Understanding genetic factors that influence beta-cell function
    $247,576
    36 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Aaron Stevens
    University of Otago
    Can inflammation and aging modify the human epigenome?
    $249,137
    36 months
  • 2018 Emerging Researcher First Grant
    Dr Kate Thomas
    University of Otago
    Optimisation of pre-operative cardiovascular fitness: The heat vs. HIIT study
    $249,615
    36 months