A call for applications will be sent out in June 2020 at a date to be determined and applicants will be given six weeks to apply before the closing date.
The funding is open to individuals or groups for financial assistance for specific research projects into progressive neurological diseases, stroke or palliative care in 2021. The Foundation is pleased to be able to grant additional funds for specific MS projects again this year. All projects are funded for one year and investigators requiring further funding will need to apply separately each year.
Applications for PhD scholarships will not be considered at this time but will be
called for in January 2021. The Foundation is committed to maximizing medical research
and will not fund administrative overheads.
Project grants for sums between $20,000 and $50,000 will be considered. Applicants must be carrying out research in the State of Victoria and preference will be given to research
projects which have an active link with Calvary Health Care Bethlehem.
Applications will be assessed using the criteria below:
• Innovation and creativity
• Research quality and feasibility
• Significance, and
• Track record relative to opportunity
An application form with restrictions on length is attached or may be downloaded from : http://www.bethlehemgrf.com.au/requestfunding.aspx.
Please direct inquiries to Julienne Lewis on email: email@example.com.
N.B. Only applications with a digital copy (one file per application, saved as a PDF, marked with chief investigators name) and ten hard copies will be considered.
Closing date for applications will be determined closer to the event but is likely to be early to mid August.