Contestable funding is awarded in three categories.

 

Limited Budget Funding

Value: one-off funding up to $20,000

Application Closing dates: 5 February and 21 May

Trustee Review dates: 3 March and 7 July

The purpose of these awards is to fund a wide variety of research-related activities, especially to initiate new research studies.

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Project Funding

Value: up to $50,000 per year tenable for a maximum of 2 years

Application Closing dates: 19 February and 30 July (if funding available after earlier round)

Trustee Review dates: 7 April and 1 September

Applications should include any referees’ comments from prior unsuccessful applications to HRC, AMRF or Heart Foundation

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Senior Fellowship

Value: up to $120,000 per annum for a maximum of 3 years

Application Closing date: 25 January

Trustee Review dates: 10 February

Senior Fellowships are primarily directed towards graduates, usually but not exclusively at the start of their research career, to enable a research platform to be established. Only one Fellowship can be current at any time.

Guide for Applicants Download

Application Form in PDF Download