Project grants

Ageing, housing and health: A collaborative study
Years: 2016-2017
Funder: Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
Funds: $141,727
The Team: Professor Christine Stephens, Professor Vanessa Burholt (Swansea University), Professor Judith Phillips (Swansea University), Professor Norah Keating (University of Alberta), Associate Professor Sarah Hillcoat Nalletamby (Swansea University)

Enabling Participation by all Older People: Targeting Past and Future Predictors of Ageing Well
Years: 2014-2018
Funder: Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
Funds: $1,800,000
The Team: Professor Christine Stephens, Professor Fiona Alpass, Dr Sally Keeling (Otago University), Dr Mary Breheny and Mr Brendan Stevenson

Tracking the health and wellbeing over time of older New Zealanders affected by the Christchurch earthquakes
Years: 2014
Funder: EQC Biennial Grants Programme
Funds: $27,000
The Team: Brendan Stevenson, Fiona Alpass, Christine Stephens (Massey University) and Sally Keeling (Otago University).

Independence Contribution Connection - Participation of Older Adults: Independence, Contribution and Connections
Years: 2012-2013
Funder: Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
Funds: $688,423
The Team: Professor Christine Stephens, Professor Fiona Alpass, Mr Brendan Stevenson, Ms Vicki Beagley, and Dr Sally Keeling (University of Otago)

The New Zealand Longitudinal Study of Ageing (NZLSA)
Years: 2007-2013
Funder: The New Zealand Foundation for Research, Science, & Technology
Funds: $3,750,000
The Team: Professor Fiona Alpass, Professor Christine Stephens, Mr Charles Waldegrave and Dr Peter King (Social Policy Research Centre, Family Centre), Dr Sally Keeling (University of Otago)

Living Standards Index for Elders
Years: 2009-2012
Funder: The New Zealand Foundation for Research, Science, & Technology
Funds: $1,050,500
The Team: Dr Mary Breheny, Professor Christine Stephens, Professor Fiona Alpass, Mr Brendan Stevenson, Ms Vicki Beagley and Dr Kristie Carter (University of Otago)

The Health, Work and Retirement Longitudinal Study (HWR)
Years: 2005-2008
Funder: The Health Research Council of New Zealand
Funds: $922,375
The Team: Professor Fiona Alpass, Professor Christine Stephens, Ms Helen Pennington, Mr Eljon Fitzgerald, Mr Brendan Stevenson, Dr Judith Davey

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