The Society funds high-risk pilot grants to quickly test novel ideas. Funding is provided for one year to test innovative, cutting-edge ideas or untested methods, and to gather sufficient preliminary data to apply for longer-term funding.
The Society supports fundamental as well as applied studies, non-clinical or clinical in nature, including projects in patient management, care and rehabilitation.
Funding & Duration
Funding is available to a maximum of US $40,000 (approx AUD $59,000) for up to 1 year.
Researchers who have completed their post-doctoral training are invited to apply.
Submission Requirements & Due Date
Applications are reviewed on a quarterly basis with deadlines in January, April, July, and October each year.
- Applications for Round 1 must be submitted for internal review by 28 December 2016.
As staff may be on leave during this time, please contact a Grants Officer ASAP if you intend to apply.
- Submit an Application to the Research Branch for Review