Previous Research Awards

The Lung Foundation raises funds to promote medical research into the cause, treatment and cure of lung conditions. Our aim is to advance the understanding, prevention and treatment of lung disease in Australia.

YearAward TitlePerson's DetailsValue
2016Lung Foundation Australia / Boehringer Ingelheim COPD Research Fellowship 2016/2017 Dr Christian Osadnik$80,000
LFA/Ivan Cash Research Grant-in-Aid AwardDr Helen Jo
$5,000
LFA/Lizotte Family Research AwardGang Liu
$5,000
LFA/Ludwig Engel Grant-in-Aid for Physiological ResearchA/Prof. Alex Larcombe, A/Prof. Sandra Orgeig, Dr Emma Parkinson-Lawrence $5,000
LFA/Australian Cochrane Airways Group ScholarshipAnke Lenferink$2,500
Cochrane Airways Australian SatelliteHarshani Jayasinghe
$2,000
LFA/A Menarini COPD Travel Grants  Dr Annemarie Lee and Dr Kristin Carson$3,000
David Serisier Memorial Award for Translational Research in BronchiectasisDr Greg Fox$1,000
2015LFA/ Boehringer Ingelheim COPD Research Fellowship 2015/2016Dr Katherine Baines160,000
LFA /A Menarini Australia COPD Research Top-Up GrantMiss Kanika Jetmalani 20,000
LFA/LCCG Grant-in-Aid for Lung Cancer ResearchAnna Tierney10,000
LFA/Lizotte Family Research AwardA/Prof Anne Holland5,000
LFA/Ludwig Engel Grant-in-Aid for Physiological ResearchA/Prof David Johns5,000
LFA/Australian Cochrane Airways Group ScholarshipSamantha Gardiner 2,500
LFA COPD Research Fellowship 2014/2015Dr Shaan Gellatly50,000
LFA/A Menarini Australia COPD Travel Grants ((3 @ $5,000)Primary Care and/or Rural/Remote - Richard Parsons;
Young Investigator - Melisa Lau;
Nursing or Allied Health - Rebecca Disler
15,000
2014Boehringer Ingelheim COPD Research FellowshipDr Andrew Jarnicki160,000
Lung Foundation Australia COPD FellowshipDr Shaan Gellatly100,000
Lung Foundation Australia/Menarini Australia COPD Research Top-up GrantA/Prof Greg Hodge20,000
Lung Foundation Australia/Menarini Australia Travel Grants (3 @ $5,000)Dr Julia Walters, Dr Christian Osadnik, Dr Cristino Oliveira15,000
Lung Foundation Australia/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological Research A/Prof Anne Holland5,000
Australian Satellite of the Cochrane Airways Group ScholarshipRebecca Disler2,500
Lung Foundation Australia/ Lizotte Family Research Award for IPF ResearchA/Prof Janette Burgess5,000
Lung Foundation Australia/Ivan Cash Research Grant in AidDr Ian Glaspole5,000
Lung Foundation Australia/Neville Bantoft PhD Scholarships in Lung Cancer Research (3 @ $45,000)Edith Cowan University, University of Queensland, University of Tasmania135,000
2013Boehringer Ingelheim COPD Research FellowshipDr Vanessa MacDonald160,000
LCCG Postgraduate Grant-in-Aid for Lung Cancer ResearchFelicity Kao5,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological Research Dr Denise O'Driscoll4,000
Australian Cochrane Airways Group Network ScholarshipDr Vikas Goyal2,500
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Lizotte Family Research Award for IPF ResearchDr Dana Willner5,000
2012Boehringer Ingelheim COPD Research FellowshipAssoc Prof Greg Hodge160,000
LCCG Postgraduate Grant-in-Aid for Lung Cancer ResearchDr Tracey Leong5,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological Research Dr Danny Eckert3,000
2011Boehringer Ingelheim COPD Research FellowshipDr Anne Holland160,000
LCCG Undergraduate Grant-In-Aid for Lung Cancer ResearchMr John Mackintosh2,500
LCCG Postgraduate Grant-in-Aid for Lung Cancer ResearchDr Po Yee Yip5,000
LCCG Postgraduate Grant-in-Aid for Lung Cancer ResearchDr Bajee Sriram5,000
ALF Grant in Aid for New & Emerging ResearchersDr Katherine Baines20,000
ALF PhD Top Up ScholarshipDr Jennifer Perret30,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological Research Dr Rainer Harberger3,000
2010Boehringer Ingelheim COPD Research FellowshipDr Tanja Effing-Tijdhof150,000
Slater and Gordon Asbestos Research Grant in AidDr Tony Velkov30,000
LCCG Undergraduate Grant-In-Aid for Lung Cancer ResearchMs Joanne Thomas2,500
LCCG Postgraduate Grant-in-Aid for Lung Cancer ResearchMs Morgan Davidson5,000
2009ALF/ Webster COPD Research AwardDr Sophie Timmins100,000
Boehringer Ingelheim COPD Research FellowshipDr Benjamin Harris150,000
Slater and Gordon Asbestos Research Grant in AidA/Professor Paul Reynolds30,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological Research Professor Haydn Walters, A/Professor Shyamali Dhargmage Dr John Morrone5,000
LCCG Cochrane Review ScholarshipMr Robert Smith1,500
LCCG Postgraduate Grant-in-Aid for Lung Cancer ResearchMs Morgan Davidson5,000
2008Boehringer Ingelheim COPD Research FellowshipDr Ian Yang140,000
ALF/ Webster COPD Research AwardDr Sandra Hodge100,000
Slater and Gordon Asbestos Research Grant in AidProf Paul Reynolds30,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological Research A/Prof Phillip Robinson5,000
LCCG Undergraduate Grant-In-AidMr Hiang Ping Chan2,500
LCCG Postgraduate Grant-in-Aid for Lung Cancer ResearchDr Natasha Smallwood5,000
Roslyn Hogan Award for the Early Detection of Lung Cancer (split between 2 awardees)i) Dr Phan Nguyen
45,000
Roslyn Hogan Award for the Early Detection of Lung Cancer (split between 2 awardees)ii)Dr Daniel Steinfort 60,000
2007Boehringer Ingelheim COPD Research FellowshipDr Julia Walters120,000
Slater and Gordon Asbestos Research Grant in AidA/Prof Paul Reynolds30,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological Research Dr Jane Ward5,000
LCCG Postgraduate Grant-in-Aid for Lung Cancer ResearchEmily Stone5,000
LCCG Cochrane Review ScholarshipEsther Sim1,500
2006The Australian Lung Foundation/ AstraZeneca Young Investigator Grant-in-aid Dr Kristina Kairaitis25,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological ResearchDr Stuart Mazzone5,000
Boehringer Ingelheim COPD Research FellowshipDr Simon Phipps110,000
Slater and Gordon Asbestos Research Grant in AidDr Robbert Van Der Most30,000
2005The Australian Lung Foundation/ AstraZeneca Young Investigator Grant-in-aid Peter Wark25,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological ResearchMr Jyotishna Narayan 4,000
Boehringer Ingelheim COPD Research FellowshipCarol Lang45,000
Slater and Gordon Asbestos Research Grant in AidBruce Robinson30,000
2004The Australian Lung Foundation/ AstraZeneca Young Investigator Grant-in-aid Dr Ian Yang24,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological ResearchDr Peter Middleton4,000
Boehringer Ingelheim COPD Research FellowshipDr Sheridan Henness41,000
2003The Australian Lung Foundation/ AstraZeneca Young Investigator Grant-in-aid Dr Paul Reynolds24,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Boeringer Ingelheim Chronic Airflow Limitation Research Fellowship 2002/2003Ms Sandra Hodge41,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological ResearchDr Mimi Tang4,000
2002The Australian Lung Foundation/ AstraZeneca Young Investigator Grant-in-aidDr Graham Hall24,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological ResearchA/Prof Paul Hodges4,000
The TSANZ/ALF John Read Prize for Physiological ResearchDimitar Sajkov500
2001The Australian Lung Foundation/ AstraZeneca Young Investigator Grant-in-aidDr Sam Lim24,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Boeringer Ingelheim Chronic Airflow Limitation Research Fellowship 2001/2002 $41000Dr Tracey Robinson41,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological ResearchDr Kristina Kairaitis4,000
The TSANZ/ALF John Read Prize for Physiological ResearchAmy Jordan500
2000The Australian Lung Foundation/ AstraZeneca Young Investigator Grant-in-aidDr Gregory King24,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Boeringer Ingelheim Chronic Airflow Limitation Research Fellowship 1999/2000 $41000Dr Bhajan Singh41,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological ResearchDr Anne Chang- Transferred to Dr Stephen Wilson4,000
The TSANZ/ALF John Read Prize for Physiological ResearchDr Tracey Robinson500
1999The Australian Lung Foundation/ Astra Career Development AwardDr Peter Eastwood40,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Boeringer Ingelheim Chronic Airflow Limitation Research Fellowship 1999/2000 $41000Dr Lucy Morgan41,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological ResearchDr Margaret Seto-Poon40,00
The TSANZ/ALF John Read Prize for Physiological ResearchDr Bhajan Singh500
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Mallinckrodt Travel Scholarships 1999John Brannan
Eric Glare
Andrea Lines
Michael Robinson
Dr Peter Wark
10,000
1998The Australian Lung Foundation/ Astra Career Development AwardDr Daryl Knight40,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Boeringer Ingelheim Chronic Airflow Limitation Research Fellowship 1998/1999 $41000Dr Xiang P Zeng41,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological ResearchDr Karen Waters4,000
The TSANZ/ALF John Read Prize for Physiological ResearchJackie Gehring500
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Mallinckrodt Travel Scholarships 1998Ingrid Laing
Meri Tulic-Williams
Wei Xuan
6,000
1997The Australian Lung Foundation/ Astra Career Development AwardDr Karen McKay40,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Boeringer Ingelheim Chronic Airflow Limitation Research Fellowship 1997/1998 $41000Dr Jane Tolman41,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological ResearchDr Terence Amis4,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Sensor Medics Grant-in-aid for Sleep Related DisordersDr Declan Kennedy5,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ SensorMedics Travel Scholarship $1,660 eachDr David Joffe
Mr Jason Taylor
Mr Graham Hall
4,980
1996The Australian Lung Foundation/ Astra Career Development Award Dr Karen Walters40,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Boeringer Ingelheim Chronic Airflow Limitation Research Fellowship Dr Debra Turner41,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/Dust Diseases Board of New South Wales AwardDr Anthony Johnson
The Australian Lung Foundation/ SmithKline Beecham AwardDr Janet Wale
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Roche AwardDr Andrew McWilliam
The Australian Lung Foundation/ SensorMedics Grant-in-Aid for Sleep Related DisordersDr Stephen Stick5,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ SensorMedics Travel ScholarshipsMs Siobhain Brennan
Dr Neil Carroll
Mr Graham Hall
Dr Peter Johnson
Mr Lyle Palmer
Ms Karen Willet
Dr Christopher Worsnop
11,620
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Ludwig Engel Grant-in-aid for Physiological Research Dr Peter Sly4,000
The TSANZ/ALF John Read Prize for Physiological ResearchRichard Harding500
1995Astra Career Development AwardDr Matthew Naughton40,000
Roche AwardA/Prof Peter Sly
The Australian Lung Foundation/ SensorMedics Grant-in-Aid for Sleep Related DisordersDr Keith Burgess5,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ SensorMedics Travel ScholarshipsDr John Upham, Dr Alister Neill, Dr Thomas Kotsimbos, Dr Kwun Fong6,640
SmithKline Beecham AwardDr Peter Gibson
The Australian Lung Foundation/ Boeringer Ingelheim Chronic Airflow Limitation Research Fellowship Dr Melissa Matheson41,000
Ludwig A Engel Reaseach Award for the best Physiological Research Presentation4,000
1994Astra Career Development AwardDr Stephen Cala40,000
Roche AwardDr Thomas Kotsimbos
The Australian Lung Foundation/ SensorMedics Grant-in-Aid for Sleep Related DisordersDr Peter Cistulli5,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ SensorMedics Travel ScholarshipsDr Amanda Piper, Dr Michael Hall, Dr Neil Carroll, Dr Peter Cistulli, Dr Michael Abramson, Dr Glen Rice-McDonald9,960
Ludwig A Engel Reaseach Award for the best Physiological Research PresentationDr Malcom Sparrow4,000
1993Astra Career Development AwardDr Francis Thien40,000
Roche AwardDr Paul Torzillo
The Australian Lung Foundation/ SensorMedics Grant-in-Aid for Sleep Related DisordersDr Doug McEvoy5,000
The Australian Lung Foundation/ SensorMedics Travel ScholarshipsN Carroll
M Epton
D Knight
E Daviskas
A Finnimore
C Lanteri
M Stick
P Eastwood
A James
J Regnis
16,600
1992Astra Career Development AwardDr Fiona Lake40,000