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

  • Pacific Summer Studentship (2016 funding round)
    Miss Tapuaki Vehikite
    University of Otago
    Anti-fibrotic effect of remote ischemic preconditioning on the diabetic heart
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Pacific health research postdoctoral fellowship (2018 funding round)
    Ms Victoria Woolner
    Victoria University of Wellington
    Pasifika medicinal plants: Elucidating the science behind the tradition
    $345,156
    36 months
  • Pacific Health Research PhD Scholarship
    Mr Benjamin Worth
    University of Waikato
    Bringing the Pacific to health communication campaigns in Aotearoa
    $110,400
    36 months
  • Pacific Summer Studentship (2016 funding round)
    Mr Steven Frederick Claude Young
    The University of Auckland
    Analysis of the demographics and barriers to access for patients in Vanuatu
    $5,000
    10 weeks