Priorities funding

With targeted investment, the HRC initiates research into priority health issues, gaps and opportunities. These opportunities are identified by the HRC and often addressed in partnership with stakeholders and communities.

Current funding opportunities

2024 NZ-China Biomedical Research AllianceApplications open
The Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) is seeking applications from New Zealand-based researchers (individuals or teams) with demonstrated collaborations and linkages with China-based researchers. Funding of up to $405,000 (exclusive of GST) is available for one research project, over three years.