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.

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

Commonwealth Rutherford Fellowship

Amount
approx. $3,000AUD per month, 1-2 years
Funding for
Living allowance to live in the UK
Further information
  • 11 December 2017 deadline
  • Max 10 years from PhD completion
Website
Rutherford Fellowship
 

January deadlines

MND Australia travel grants

Amount
Up to $10,000
Funding for
Mid career researchers - ALS and motor neurone disease
Further information
29 January 2018 deadline
Website
MND Australia

Children's Tumor Foundation Young Investigator Award

Amount
Salary depending on experience
Funding for
Research into neurofibromatosis, ECR <7yr postdoctoral
Further information
9 January (2017) deadline
Website
CTF website

IBSA Fellowship

Amount
USD$31,000 approx.
Funding for
Dermatology, endocrinology, fertility, orthopaedics, pain medicine
Further information
15 January 2018 deadline
Website
IBSA Foundation

Icare Dust Disease Research Grants

Amount
Up to $60K pa
Funding for
Project funding; need strong NSW connection
Further information
25 January 2018 deadline
Website
Icare website

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

National Breast Cancer Foundation

Amount
Varies
Funding for
Numerous schemes
Website
NBCF website

MS Research Australia

Amount
Varies
Funding for
Numerous schemes
Website
MS Australia website

Australian Diabetes Society

Amount
Varies
Funding for
Numerous schemes
Website
Diabetes Society

Accelerating Australia Grants

Amount
Varies
Funding for
Numerous schemes
Website
Accelerating Australia