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

  • Māori health research PhD scholarship (2018 funding round)
    Miss Blaise Forrester-Gauntlett
    University of Auckland
    Using pluripotent stem cells to determine the cellular basis of hearing loss
    $79,303
    36 months
  • 2011 Career Development Awards - Erihapeti Rehu-Murchie Fellowship
    Lily George
    Massey University
    Nga ara hou: New pathways toward whanau ora for incarcerated Māori women
    $293,948
    36 months
  • Ngā Kanohi Kitea Full Project Grant
    Dr Lily George
    Waikare Marae Trustees
    Ngā waka hauora: Community development through creating vehicles of wellbeing
    $199,220
    18 months
  • Maori Health PhD Scholarship
    Ms Debra Gerrard
    AUT University
    Taiohe and whānau entering acute mental health with alcohol and drug issues
    $110,742
    36 months
  • Ngā Kanohi Kitea Development Grant
    Ms Naida Glavish
    Independent
    The health benefits of karanga
    $7,000
    3 months
  • Ngā Kanohi Kitea Full Project Grant
    Ms Naida Glavish
    Te Runanga o Ngati Whatua
    The health benefits of karanga
    $199,030
    19 months
  • Ngā Kanohi Kitea full project (2016 funding round)
    Mrs Tracey Godfery
    Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Awa
    Te Ohu Mo Papatuanuku: Contaminated site toolkit for community use
    $200,000
    18 months
  • Māori Health Rangahau Hauora Training Award
    Ms Brenda Gordon
    The University of Auckland
    Exploring barriers and facilitators to midwives delivery of cessation support
    $12,000
    6 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Miss Christina Gordon
    University of Otago
    Changes in neural control of the heart following a heart attack
    $5,000
    6 months
  • Māori Health Research Masters Scholarship
    Miss Nicola Grace
    Victoria University of Wellington
    An evaluation of a Māori health weight loss and lifestyle change model
    $18,734
    12 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship (2016 funding round)
    Mrs Aria Graham
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Tika tonu - young Māori mothers' experiences of wellbeing following birth
    $60,977
    18 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Kelly Gray
    AUT University
    The use of rongoa in contemporary physiotherapy practise: An exploratory study
    $5,000
    3 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Patricia Grogan
    AUT University
    Indigenous women, problem gambling and the care of their children: A literature review
    $5,000
    3 months
  • Eru Pomare Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Dr Jason Gurney
    University of Otago, Wellington
    Testicular cancer in Māori men: what is driving the disparity?
    $358,982
    36 months
  • 2018 Māori health research emerging leader fellowship
    Dr Jason Gurney
    University of Otago
    Improving the quantity and quality of life for Māori with cancer
    $498,567
    48 months
  • Maori Health Summer Studentship
    Miss Mairarangi Haimona
    University of Otago
    Otago Maori medical student perspectives on cultural development
    $5,000
    3 months
  • Maori Health Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Dr Alayne Hall
    AUT University
    Tūhono Māori: Promoting secure whānau relationships for traumatised mokopuna
    $389,154
    36 months
  • Māori health research masters scholarship (2018 funding round)
    Mrs Nari Hann
    Massey University
    The foster caregiving relationship with newborns who have feeding difficulties
    $25,053
    12 months
  • Māori Health Research Masters Scholarship (2016 funding round)
    Ms Hazel Hape
    AUT University
    Wahine Māori and the pursuit of mauri ora (health and wellbeing)
    $19,157
    12 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Ms Leanda Harris
    University of Otago, Dunedin
    Identifying barriers and enablers to physical activity among Māori tertiary students
    $5,000
    4 months