If you are a local researcher working on a health issue that particularly affects those living in Far North Queensland and your research relates to health problems that are unique or disproportionately represented in Far North Queensland, you can apply for research grants. Individual grants of up to $5000 are available, plus the Foundation now issues TWO grants of $25,000 each, each year.
Deadline: November 13, 2017
Apply here: Research grants
If you are a health care worker who wishes to attend a conference, workshop or seminar to enhance your professional skills, you may be eligible to apply for an Education, Training and Professional Development grant from the Foundation. Individual grants of up to $1500 are available. For your application to be completed, you MUST fill out the Survey Monkey form AND submit THIS declaration.
Deadline: Applications for 2017 have now closed.
Click here to apply: Survey Monkey
Each year the Foundation supplies equipment to various sections within the Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service and the Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service.
All enquiries regarding equipment grants are to be addressed to the Foundation's CEO Tony Franz.