Submitting your proposal

Kia āta haere - Proceed with understanding

Are you ready to submit your proposal to the Office of the Tumuaki?

1. We recommend in the first instance that all researchers read the following article:

Reid, P., Paine, S. J., Curtis, E., Jones, R., Anderson, A., Willing, E., & Harwood, M. (2017). Achieving health equity in Aotearoa: strengthening responsiveness to Māori in health research. The New Zealand Medical Journal, 130(1465), 96-103.

2. Check information on the FMHS Staff intranet Research Gateway    

Requirements for submission of applications for review by the R2M team

Ethics applications

When sending in your application please supply:

1.Copy of full ethics application including any consents, information sheets and interview schedules
2.Study protocol (if applicable)
3.Ethics committee
4. Intended date of submission (ethics committee and funding)

Funding Applications

1.Full application and all relevant information including principal and named investigators
2.Study protocol (if appropriate)
3. Potential funding agency

You must allow three weeks (15 working days) for review and discussion.

In the email subject heading please put:

1. Application type (and who/where you are applying to) or Meeting (course/degree/general discussion)

    1.Ethics (HDEC/UAHPEC/AHREC)

    2.Funding (HRC Project Grant 2020/Marsden Fast Start/HRC     Emerging First Researcher Grant)

    3.Meeting (MHSc Dissertation)

2 Provide 1-3 keywords for your application – can include the type of study (e.g. Biomedical/Clinical, Qualitative/Quantitative)

3. Provide the First or Principle Investigator's Department (can include Lab Group/Team)

For example:

Subject: Funding (HRC Project Grant 2020) – Lung Cancer, Preclinical, Biomedical – ACSRC (PI Surname Lab)

Please send all applications to