Changes to NHMRC 2020 Funding Schemes

The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) have been working hard and consulting with Research Committee and a number of peak stakeholder groups…
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$3 million to provide opportunities for local COVID-19 research

The McGowan Government is urging all Western-Australia-based researchers to apply for a new $3 million funding program to support COVID-related research. The new COVID-19…
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Priority-driven Collaborative Cancer Research Scheme grant opportunity

The Priority-driven Collaborative Cancer Research Scheme (PdCCRS) is Cancer Australia’s innovative annual national research project grants funding scheme which brings together government and other…
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Updated WA Government Pandemic Plan released in response to COVID-19

The Western Australian Government Pandemic Plan has been updated to respond directly to the potential impacts of COVID-19. The Pandemic Plan, which was last…
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WA Science Hall of Fame

Nominations are now open for the Western Australian Science Hall of Fame. The Western Australian Science Hall of Fame was established in 2007 to…
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2020 Premier’s Science Awards

Applications for the 2020 Premier’s Science Awards are now open. The Premier’s Science Awards recognise and celebrate the outstanding scientific research and engagement taking…
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New Indigenous Visiting Research Fellowships

In 2020 the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute (WEHI) is launching new Indigenous Visiting Research Fellowships, providing funding support for up to two Aboriginal…
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Raine Medical Foundation and Dept of Health – Clinician Research Fellowships

The Clinician Research Fellowship program is an initiative of the Department of Health in partnership with the Raine Medical Foundation. The program is designed…
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Spinnaker Health Research Foundation Grant – new eligibility criteria

Round 2 of the Barry Marshall Travel Award is opening on Wednesday 19 February 2020. Applicants can apply for research-related travel funding of up…
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New Consumer and Community Involvement Toolkits now available

One of our key state goals is to continue to embed Consumer and Community Involvement (CCI) in health and medical research through all parts…
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New child health research grant

The Stan Perron Charitable Foundation is launching a new funding opportunity in the area of child health research. This includes research initiatives covering antenatal…
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WA’s new Cancer Plan 2020-2025

The WA Cancer Plan 2020-2025 is a blueprint for action over the next five years to provide the best possible cancer services for Western…
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Asahi Kasei Pharma seeking new research topics

Asahi Kasei Pharma works in research and development of new drugs and pharmaceutical technologies. Currently they’re promoting and strengthening open innovation activities worldwide. As…
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Raine Medical Research Foundation – 2021 Priming Grants now open

The Raine Medical Research Foundation provides Priming Grants for health or medical scientists and clinicians at an early stage in their research career, to…
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CCRM Australia International Workshop Placement

CCRM Australia is supporting the two-week workshop Summer by Design by offering a number of travel awards worth $2,500 for Australian PhD and early…
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ACTA International Clinical Trial Conference 2019 Videos

In October 2019, the Australian Clinical Trials Alliance (ACTA) held a conference around ‘better health through best evidence’. The video presentations from the plenary…
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2020 Traumatic Brain Injury Grant Opportunity

The Traumatic Brain Injury Mission and the 2020 Grant Opportunity will support clinical research which improves knowledge and its translation into practice in order…
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2020 Stem Cell Therapies Grant

The Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) – Stem Cell Therapies Mission provides $150 million over 10 years from 2019-20 to support stem cell research…
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New Supporting Guide for the Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research

In December 2019 the NHMRC released the Guide to Managing and Investigating Potential Breaches of the Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research,…
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Early stage funding for Allied Health and Health Sciences now open

Early stage funding for research and practice improvement projects is now open for nursing, midwifery, allied health and health sciences professionals. The Chief Nursing…
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Researchers Perspectives on Obtaining Biospecimens and Data survey

The Researcher Perspective on Obtaining Biospecimens and Data (RPOBD) is a national biobanking research project which wants to hear from biospecimen researchers about your…
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RETProgram new online training course: Research Governance Service

The Research Governance Service (RGS) is an interactive, secure web portal that assists Western Australian public health organisations in managing the ethics and governance…
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Linkage Projects for Funding in 2020

The Linkage Projects scheme supports projects which initiate or develop long term strategic research alliances to apply advanced knowledge to problems, acquire new knowledge…
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Kidney Disease Grant Opportunity

Australia is facing a kidney disease crisis – one in three adults are at risk of chronic kidney disease, one in ten have early…
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