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WA Research Grants Application Information

 

New Investigator Grants

The aim of these grants is to attract new researchers to the asthma field and to give them a "step-up" into the competitive national grant funding system.

A New Investigator Grant allows new researchers to collect the preliminary data required to apply for ongoing funding by other bodies (e.g. NH&MRC).

New investigators are defined as those not having previously been named as a Chief Investigator on national competitive grants.New Investigator grants of no more than $30,000 (plus GST) are preferred.

Project Research Grants

These are traditional project grants, aimed primarily at established investigators. Project Research grants of no more than $40,000 (pus GST) are preferred.

The Fiona Staniforth Scholarship Award

Researchers who currently hold or have been approved for a full PhD Scholarship from another body, are eligible to apply for a Scholarship Top-Up from the Foundation to assist in their studies. Their PhD should apply to full time research in an area relevant to people with asthma. Assistance of up to $7,500 p.a. is available for the life of the PhD, to a maximum of three years.

Vi Watson Vacation Scholarships

Vi Watson Vacation Scholarships are open to all WA-based university students undertaking research projects relevant to asthma. Funding of $200 per week over 10 weeks will provide students with the financial support required to continue their research over the summer break.

Information for Grant Recipients 

Download Asthma Foundation WA reporting templates and read the terms and conditions here. 

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