RSA National Grant Round – OPEN

The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) is pleased to invite applications for the 2019 KTDRA / RSA National Grant Round.

Kidney, Transplant & Diabetes Research Australia (KTDRA) supports ground-breaking translational medical research that is helping to improve the lives of people suffering with these diseases. KTDRA is a charity of The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) Group.

KTDRA supports doctors, scientists and students based at the Royal Adelaide Hospital who focus their research on the mechanisms of disease and potential avenues for improving patient outcomes in transplantation and immunological kidney diseases. KTDRA also proudly promotes wide collaboration with many research groups in Australia and world-wide, working to improve the health and wellbeing of people living with diabetes and kidney disease.

 

The Renal Society of Australia (RSA) is a single entity, not for profit organisation that aims to advance the care of people with kidney disease. It aims to be the peak body for renal nursing and health professionals by providing development opportunities, communicating knowledge and information about kidney disease and associated treatments and supports practice development, research and quality innovative improvements.

The round is divided in three streams: a novice, an early-career and an experienced stream.

The following Fellowships are available:

  • Novice Research Fellowship: 2 research fellowships at a maximum of $10,000 per research fellowship over 12 months
  • Early-Career Research Fellowship: 2 research fellowships at a maximum of $10,000 per research fellowship over 12 months
  • Experienced Research Fellowship: 1 research fellowship at a maximum of $10,000 per research fellowship over 12 months

 

Applicants who are unsure of which stream they should apply for should contact their Institution’s Research Office or THRF Research Office at savelives@hospitalresearch.com.au

Applications will close at 4pm Wednesday 16th October 2019.

Please download the documents below for additional information:

Please submit your application via Smartygrants before deadline on Wednesday 16th October 2019. You will be notified of final results in December 2019.

 

A preview of the application form can be downloaded here:  Please note this is for preparation purposes only – Applications will only be accepted via Smartygrants.

For more information, please contact THRF Research Office at savelives@hospitalresearch.com.au