2017 round of funding
Applications are generally accepted in July and August of each year. Specific dates for 2017 will be published in the next few months. All grant applications are considered by an Advisory Committee and are subject to final approval by the Australian Communities Foundation as Trustee for the Fund in Australia and by the London Communities Foundation as Trustee for the Fund in the United Kingdom.
In Australia the 2016 grant recipients were:
St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne
St Vincent’s Hospital will receive $25,000 which will contribute to their genetic research into mesothelioma.
Monash Oncology Research Institute, Victoria
The Monash Oncology Research Institute will receive $25,000 to aid them with their research into the biology of mesothelioma.
Alfred Health will receive $25,000 to aid them in creating a clear treatment plan for patients with critical brain injuries.
Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW
The Spinal Cord Injuries Unit at the hospital will receive $23,000 to investigate how repetitious exercise can help those with recent spinal cord injury.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to request a copy of the Grant Application Guidelines and an Application form or for any other query.