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Alison Hey-Cunningham +61 2 9515 6651    

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alison.hey-cunningham@sydney.edu.au

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Centre of Research Excellence in Pulmonary Fibrosis
Respiratory Medicine and Sleep Unit
Level 11, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Camperdown NSW 2050

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Career Development

Career development of future researchers is a core focus of CREATE. The overall goal of career development is to identify and train investigators who will be future leaders in pulmonary fibrosis research.

Research training opportunities include:

  • PhD scholarships for projects supervised by CRE-PF investigators
  • Post-doctoral fellowships

Funding is available for short term travel/exchange and training opportunities for PhDs and PDFs in the CREATE Training Program to visit other facilities and labs and to develop their skills and networks. Grants are allocated via a competitive application process.

Current Funding Opportunities

Ellen Yates Memorial Grant-in-Aid for Lung Cancer Research. $20,000 over 1 year

Applications will open soon.

 

Deep Manchanda Early Career Fellowship in Lung Cancer $160,000 over 2 years. Opportunity to seek matched funding.

Applications will open later in 2019

 

Past Funding Opportunities

Travel Grant Application For Australian Rare Lung Disease Short Course 2019

Lung Foundation Australia, through the support of Actelion are pleased to offer two travel grants for those submitting an abstract that focuses on Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension at the Australian Rare Lung Disease Short Course 2019.

Each travel grant is to be used only for expenses incurred in attending the conference and will be up to the value of $500.00 maximum.

See https://lungfoundation.com.au/events/australian-rare-lung-disease-short-course/

 

Lung Foundation Australia/Diana Cox PhD Scholarship in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Research 2019, valued at $45,000 over three years with the opportunity for matching or greater funds to be provided by the University/Research Institute.

Applications closed June 10, 2019

 

Lung Foundation Australia/Brian Eaton Memorial PhD Scholarship in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Research 2019, valued at $45,000 over three years with the opportunity for matching or greater funds to be provided by the University/ Research Institute.

Applications closed June 10, 2019

 
The Lung Foundation Scholarships

Lung Foundation Australia Lizotte Family Grant-in-Aid for Interstitial Pulmonary Fibrosis Research

2019 grant opportunity valued at $5000 to assist research in Interstitial Pulmonary Fibrosis.

For further information and an application form please refer to the Lung Foundation Australia website.

Applications closed 21st September 2018.

 

Lung Foundation Australia Ivan Cash Grant-in-Aid for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Research

2019 grant opportunity valued at $5000 to assist research in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis.

For further information and an application form please refer to the Lung Foundation Australia website.

Applications closed 21st September 2018.

 

Lung Foundation Australia/ Eleanor Greenwood Memorial ILD Travel Grants.

Lung Foundation and the Greenwood Family have announced three (3) travel grants of up to $3000/grant for attendance at the forthcoming 2018 International Colloquium on Lung and Airway Fibrosis (ICLAF).

For further information, please read the expression of interest/application form.

Applications closed 3rd August 2018.

 

Lung Foundation Australia/Eleanor Greenwood Memorial ILD Grant - Aid for Interstitial Lung Disease Research 2018/2019.

Lung Foundation and the Greenwood Family announced one (1) Grant in Aid opportunity valued at

$10, 000 to support ILD related research.

For further information, please read the expression of interest/application form.

Applications closed  3rd August 2018.