- To encourage individuals and groups that have not
previously been involved in major research activities;
- To assist graduates in the Health Sciences to initiate
research studies or complete research projects which form part of higher qualification
requirements (these awards are not intended for the existing programs of
full-time PhD students);
- To fund a study that is complete in itself
and not merely part of a major study.
members wishing to conduct research in Nursing, Allied Health, Medical
Information, Medicine or Science, and who have not received
research funding in excess of $10,000 in total during the previous five
years, are eligible to apply. The research must take place on The Alfred
campus under the direction of an experienced researcher who is on the
staff of The Alfred hospital.
Up to $10,000. Funding is for
Applicants should avoid
submitting projects that are:
- purely of a quality
- determination of
normative data only without a research question
- development work
without a research component, eg. new assay
- evaluation of new or
- accumulation or acquisition of
descriptive data without an outcome
Form and Guidelines
Applications for funding commencing are now open.
The deadline for submission of applications is
4pm, Thursday 10 May 2012.
familiarise themselves with the guidelines before completing the
An electronic copy (PDF) plus the signed original and five
doubled-sided hard copies of the application should be submitted to
Rebecca Erlich, Research
Administrator, Research Office, 3rd Floor East Block, The Alfred.
Contact Rebecca Erlich
(phone 8532 1772; e-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org) with queries regarding applications.
Progress / Final reports
progress / final
report form here.
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