Arthritis Australia provides small number of Project Grants & Grants in Aid for musculoskeletal research including grants focusing on rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis.
Funding & Duration
Project Grants and Grants in Aid are typically for short-term projects with well-defined aims and budgets which can be achieved in a 12 month period. Grants in Aid (each grant valued up to maximum $15,000) will be available only for new investigators* or allied health researchers, excluding physiotherapists unless they meet the criteria of a ‘New investigator’.
A small number of Project Grants (each grant valued up to maximum $50,000) will be available for musculoskeletal research, including grants focusing on rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis.
* New Investigators are defined as within six years of receiving their PhD.
Awards are available to clinical, scientific and allied health professionals who are Australian citizens or permanent residents.
Grants may only be held in universities, hospitals or recognised research institutes.
Submission Requirements & Due Date
- Applications must be submitted for internal review by 29 June 2018
- Please complete your RFR through ResearchMaster > Fund Scheme code 513109