CDA peer review manual
If you're applying for one of our career development awards (CDAs) - or are reviewing our CDA applications - then this CDA peer review manual is specifically designed for you.
10 Jul, 2018 1:23pm - 824KB
HRC research contract
This is the detailed contract that we use for applicants who are successful in gaining HRC funding.
24 Jul, 2018 5:06pm - 63KB
HRC research ethics guidelines
Research that uses animal or human participants, animal or human materials, personal information, or involves clinical trials, requires special consideration. This document provides guidance on what requires ethical approval and the approval process.
26 Sep, 2017 12:04pm - 1MB
HRC research investment streams
Our investment framework consists of four research investment streams. We advise you to review all the research investment streams to establish which stream is the best fit for your research proposal.
18 Sep, 2017 9:15am - 1.7MB
This HRC rules document sets out the permissible use of HRC research funding and our contractual requirements and processes. If you're applying for any HRC funding, you should read these rules carefully.
16 Oct, 2018 10:08am - 265KB
Māori health research guidelines
These guidelines are designed for researchers undertaking biomedical, public health or clinical research involving Māori participants or research on issues relevant to Māori health.
22 Sep, 2017 3:50pm - 1.5MB
NZ standard CV template
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, the HRC, the Royal Society of New Zealand, and the Heart Foundation use a common CV template, which can be used in all funding applications. It standardises the type of information asked for and eliminates the need for researchers to reformat their CV each time they apply to a different funder. Use this template if you're applying for HRC funding that requires a CV in the application.
6 Sep, 2017 12:11pm - 30KB
Pacific health research guidelines
The main purpose of this document is to provide a guide for HRC-funded health research that involves Pacific populations residing in New Zealand.
22 Sep, 2017 4:40pm - 1.8MB
Peer review manual
Our peer review manual describes each stage of the application review process, the roles of referees, science assessing committees, and HRC staff. It also provides details of the overall assessment process and the scoring system for each HRC application type. This manual makes useful reading for both applicants and reviewers alike.
13 Jul, 2018 5:36pm - 1.1MB