Here you will find details of upcoming grants.

The year-long funding calendar is updated monthly. See also further information on the major ARC and NHMRC schemes as well as UWA internal schemes.

If you have any questions, contact Ms Di Arnott.

Details for the next three months are available below, together with details of grants available on an ongoing basis.

October deadlines

Cancer Council UK Grand Challenges

Amount
20 million pounds over five years
Funding for
Tissue specificity, tumour vaccinology, treatment regimens, dormancy, lethal vs non-lethal, artificial intelligence, microbiota, cancer causes
Further information
12 October 2017 expressions of interest (EOI) deadline
Website
Cancer Council UK

Thoracic Society travel awards

Amount
Varies
Funding for
Travel to conferences in the area of respiratory research
Further information
16 October 2017 deadline
Website
Thoracic Society

World Cancer Research Fund International grant programmes

Amount
£350,000
Funding for
Diet, nutrition, body composition, physical activity and cancer
Further information
  • 6 October 2017
  • Internal expression of interest process – 8 September, contact Ms Michelle Emmett
Website
World Cancer Research Fund

Department of Health Registrar Research Fellowships

Amount
Varies
Funding for
0.5 full time equivalent (FTE) salary
Further information

November deadlines

Vertex Circle of Care grants

Amount
US$50,000–$100,000
Funding for
Cystic fibrosis research
Further information
30 November 2017 deadline
Website
Vertex Circle of Care

Foundation for High Blood Pressure Research Early Career Researcher (ECR) Transition Grants

Amount
$20,000
Funding for
For ECRs experiencing a change in research environment or returning to research after career disruption
Further information
6 November 2017 deadline
Website
Foundation for High Blood Pressure Research

December deadlines

Capstone Editing Mid Career Researcher Grant

Amount
$10,000
Funding for
Seed funding to gather preliminary data for a grant application
Further information
  • 30 December 2017 deadline
  • 5–10 years from PhD completion
Website
Capstone Editing

Ongoing

Healthway Research Grants

Amount
  • Intervention grants: $120,000 per year up to 3 years
  • Exploratory grants: $75,000 over 2 years
Funding for
Reducing smoking, reducing harm from alcohol, nutrition promotion, physical activity promotion, promoting mental health, skin cancer prevention, reducing harm from illicit drugs, and Aboriginal health
Website
Healthway

Rett Syndrome Grants

Amount
Varies depending on scheme
Funding for
Numerous schemes with different deadlines
Further information
Check in December 2017 for 2018 grant program details
Website
Rett Syndrome

Thrasher Research Fund Awards

Amount
Median $320,000
Funding for
Research into improving children’s health
Website
Thrasher Research Fund

Humboldt Foundation Grants

Amount
Varies – but generous
Funding for
For researchers to conduct research in Germany – numerous programs depending on career stage and field of research
Further information
Click on any of the award names on the website to bring up the search field, which allows you to narrow down your options
Website
Humboldt Foundation

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Academic Grants Program

Amount
Varies
Funding for
Numerous funding schemes
Further information
Basic, clinical or translational research to help understand and treat hematologic malignancies and relevant premalignant conditions
Website
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Michael J Fox Foundation grants and fellowships

Amount
Numerous schemes
Funding for
Parkinson’s disease and related disorders
Website
Michael J Fox Foundation