Raine Medical Research Foundation : 2019 Awards and Prizes open for application

Applications close 27 September 2018, 1.00 pm (AWST)

Raine Visiting Professor Awards

These Awards facilitate the visit of distinguished scholars to Western Australia for the purpose of advancing medical research. Nominations are invited for 2019 and are open to medical researchers from academic institutions or affiliated medical research institutions in Western Australia.

Charter Hall Visiting Postdoctoral Scholar Award

This Award facilitates the visit of a high-achieving postdoctoral research scholar who is in the early stages of their career, for the purpose of advancing medical research. Nominations are invited for 2019 and are open to medical researchers from academic institutions or affiliated medical research institutions in Western Australia.

Healy Research Collaboration Awards 

These Awards are for early-career researchers in Western Australia to establish and develop research collaborations, both nationally and internationally, to seek a better understanding of the cause and treatment of human disease. A maximum of $30,000 shall be available for each Award.

Cockell Research Collaboration Awards

These Awards are for researchers in Western Australia from early-career, mid-career, to senior scientists, to develop research collaborations that investigate the cause and treatment of mental illness. A maximum of $30,000 shall be available for each Award.

BrightSpark Research Collaboration Awards

These Awards are for early-career researchers in Western Australia, to develop research collaborations that investigate the cause and treatment of childhood illness and disease. A maximum of $30,000 shall be available for each Award.

Raine Research Prize

This Prize is awarded for the best scientific paper arising from research undertaken by an early-career medical researcher in Western Australia. The successful applicant will receive a travel allowance to the value of $5,000 and a medallion.

Strachan Memorial Prize

This Prize is awarded to a Western Australian early-career clinical scientist for the most outstanding scientific paper that may translate medical science into better health outcomes. The successful applicant will receive a travel allowance to the value of $5,000 and a medallion.

Please visit website for Guidelines and Conditions and online application forms.

For enquiries, please contact Amanda Cleaver on 9386 9880 or amanda.cleaver@rainefoundation.org.au.