Career Development Fellowships

Applications for 2018 Fellowships

Opening date: Monday, 24 April 2017
Closing date: Monday, 26 June 2017 (11.59 p.m. AEST)

These Fellowships are intended for established researchers for whom it has been over seven years since they completed their research higher degree and/or who are not eligible for either Research Entry or Research Establishment awards

Career development fellowships online application form

Terms & Conditions (PDF 59KB) Please read carefully before submitting your application.

RACP Fellows Career Development Fellowship

PURPOSE: To encourage and support the promotion of research in medical specialty areas represented by the RACP Divisions, Faculties and Chapters. Funds may be used to:
   • Provide stipend support;
   • other support such as laboratory set-up costs; OR
   • a short term Research Assistant appointment
​VALUE: Up to $100,000 for one year
​ELIGIBILITY: Australian and New Zealand Fellows of the RACP, its Divisions, Faculties and Chapters who have comprehensive research experience without necessarily having been awarded a Masters, PhD or equivalent research higher degree
TENABLE: Australia, New Zealand and overseas

The Fellowship is made available by donations from the Fellows of the RACP.

Croxon Career Development Fellowship in Alzheimer Disease Research

PURPOSE: For research or training into the causes, prevention and treatment of Alzheimer and treatment Alzheimer Disease. Funding to be used to:
    • provide stipend support; and/or
    • other support such as laboratory set-up costs; and/or
    • a short term Research Assistant appointment
VALUE: Up to $100,000 ​for one year
ELIGIBLITY: Australian and New Zealand Fellows of the RACP, its Divisions, Faculties and Chapters.
TENABLE: Australia, New Zealand and overseas

The Fellowship is made available by a bequest of the late Alfred Croxon

Don & Lorraine Jacquot (Career Development) Fellowship

PURPOSE:To provide opportunities for nephrologists who are Fellows of the RACP who have completed a post graduate research higher degree; or have substantial research experience; and are still at an early stage in their career. The recipient will be expected to:
   • carry out independent and/or team research
   • undertake activities to develop their expertise in biomedical, clinical and/or public health research
   • have clearly defined outcomes and objectives
VALUE: Up to $100,000 per annum.
Recipients are eligible to apply for continuation of funding for up to three years but must demonstrate significant progress in their subsequent application.
​ELIGIBLITY: Nephrologists who are Fellows of the RACP who wish to further their studies in the treatment and control of renal disease in a university, hospital or research centre, and who:
   • have completed a PhD; or equivalent research higher degree; or have substantial research experience in nephrology disciplines
   • have research experience and evidence of research ability, such as publications, conference papers, reports, professional or technical contributions
   • have evidence of original intellectual input into research
TENABLE: Australia, New Zealand and overseas

For further information see The Jacquot Awards

 

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