New Zealand Awards

Applications for 2018
Opening date: Monday 24 April 2017

The following awards are open to New Zealand Fellows and trainees with oversight by the New Zealand Grants Advisory Committee. Funding is provided from gifts and bequests from individual donors, Fellows and trainees.

Application forms and the Award Terms and Conditions can be found under the Award Categories.  

NZ Fellows Research Establishment Fellowship

The intent of the Fellowship is to provide stipend support to encourage and support the promotion of research in any medical specialty areas represented by the RACP, its Divisions, Faculties and Chapters.

Dr Helen Rarity McCreanor Travelling Fellowship

Purpose: To assist with travel associated with further education and projects being undertaken by postgraduate researchers in the field of human genetics.

NZ Education Development Grant

Purpose: To provide support to encourage advancement of knowledge. The funds may be used for:
•gaining new technical expertise in a field relevant to the applicants field of medical study.
• for training at an appropriate institution 
•other proposals, such as webinar support, leading to the advancement of knowledge for more than one individual, will be considered.
Value: Up to NZ$10,000 

Odlin Research Entry Fellowship

Purpose: To support and encourage research into the causes and treatment of cancer and hypertension.
Value: Up to ​NZ$45,000 for one year
Eligibility: New Zealand Fellows and trainees of the RACP, its Divisions, Faculties and Chapters 
Tenable:​ New Zealand

New Zealand Indigenous Health Scholarship

The Pacific Island Health Scholarship (residents of NZ)

 

Awards not offered for 2018

WH Nicholls Trust Grant  

To provide support of research or a study project for the purpose of advancing knowledge relating to the prevention and cure of cardiovascular disease.

NZ Fellows Research Entry Scholarship

Purpose: The intent of the Scholarship is to provide stipend support to encourage and support the promotion of research in any medical specialty areas represented by the RACP, its Divisions, Faculties and Chapters.
Value: Up to NZ$45,000   

NZ Research Development Scholarship

Purpose: To provide support to further research; funds to be used for:
• Project support; or
•Stipend
Value: Up to NZ$​20,000  

Te-Ora Scholarships

A I Tod and CPS Riddell Award for Cardiovascular Research  

Pedlow Award  

 

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