2018 Annual Report

The Otago Medical Research Foundation is dedicated to supporting important medical research carried out in the Otago region, and encouraging young and gifted people to engage in research. We provide scholarships and small research grants through annual funding rounds. More details can be found throughout our website.

Funding Snapshots

From 2017 Annual Report, the Foundation approved Grants totalling $475,524. Since the Foundation’s inception; $8,536,697 has been spent on Medical Research in Otago. Below is an overview of the sorts of research we have funded in the past year.

Annual Grants

Community Trust Grants


Jack Thompson

Summer Studentships