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 $3,000 are available, plus the Foundation issues one grant of $25,000 each year.
Deadline: October 31, 2016
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 $1,500 are available.
Deadline: September 23, 2016
Apply here: Download file
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.