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Current & Upcoming Research Opportunities

Before applying for a Lung Foundation Australia Research Grant please read our Research Grants & Awards Policy here.

Grant Name Target Area Award Applications Open Applications Close More Information
Lung Foundation Australia - John Farrell Fellowship COPD $75,000 Opening May 2021 n/a Coming soon.
Lung Foundation Australia - Andrew Harrison Fellowship Bronchiectasis $75,000 Opening May 2021 n/a Coming soon.

External Research Opportunities

Cancer Australia – Priority-driven Collaborative Cancer Research Scheme

The Priority-driven Collaborative Cancer Research Scheme (PdCCRS) is Cancer Australia’s annual research project grants funding scheme which brings together government and non-government organisations (Funding Partners) to collaboratively fund cancer research in identified priority areas in Australia. Cancer Australia and its Funding Partners have dedicated research priorities and research applications must directly align with at least one priority. Experienced investigators as well as Early Career Researchers with less than 7 years post-PhD or post-MBBS are eligible to apply. Please note that PdCCRS Early Career Researchers can only apply via the NHMRC Ideas Grants Scheme.

Lung Foundation Australia priorities 

  • Early detection and diagnostics in lung cancer
  • Multidisciplinary care (inc. supportive care and psycho-oncology) in
    lung cancer
  • Survivorship in lung cancer

Applied and implementation research encouraged.

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